Vintage Hair & Makeup How-to Books

Vintage Hairstyling: Tutorial book about vintage hairstyling

Vintage Hairstyling: Retro Hairstyles with Step-by-Step Techniques

There are certain classic styles that withstand the test of time. The look of a beautiful pageboy or pin curl hairstyle from 70 or 80 years ago is just as eye catching today as it was then, maybe even more so today. These hairstyles remind us of a time of elegance and femininity.

This book shows how to recreate so many of those hairstyles. This 2nd Edition takes hairstyles from the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s and 1960s and breaks them down into simple, easy-to-follow instructions. It uses over 750 brand new photographs and illustrations and detailed directions in a 200-page full-color book.

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Retro Makeup: Tutorial book about retro pinup makeup

Retro Makeup: Techniques for Applying the Vintage Look

Makeup is so common today that many of us do not give a second thought to its beginnings. During the formative years of the early and mid-twentieth century, cosmetics developed greatly and became what we are most familiar with today.

Each decade of this time period had its own style of makeup; its own signature lips, eye makeup, rouge techniques, etc. This book shows the changes in makeup styles over these decades and provides practical, easy steps and guidance in recreating a vintage face. By using the trends in shape and color of a specific decade, emulating a time period is even easier and better replicated.

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Vintage Hair Tutorial book about vintage red carpet, wedding & prom

Vintage Hairstyling for Formal Occasions

This how-to guide to styling classic hairstyles for any special occasion is the newest Vintage Hairstyling edition. It is the must-have vintage hair tutorial book for any woman in need of a retro updo for a big event or formal occasion like a wedding, prom, dance, or vintage ball.

The book is filled with step-by-step instructions for 29 beautiful, formal hairstyles inspired by the forms and silhouettes worn by women from the Victorian and Edwardian eras, the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s. The styles are fresh, modern revivals of the glamour and romance of these time periods.

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