How to do a Retro Inspired Look (Makeup)


There’s something timeless about the vintage classical beauty looks from the 1950s -60s. The effortless glam of that era hasn’t lost its appeal and the chic, stunning style of these timeless beauties keeps making a comeback to remind us of that super glamorous time of fashion and beauty! We all know how popular the timeless winged liner and fiery lip colors that ruled the classic ’60s have become again. Here’s a tutorial to help you achieve that classic vintage look.



Retro Inspired Makeup - Orange Lips

Retro Inspired Makeup – Orange Lips


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  1. ritika
    March 9, 2015 / 11:15 am


  2. Joo
    March 9, 2015 / 11:21 am

    Thanks for this post… checking out this look at Nykaa nw..

  3. Joo
    March 9, 2015 / 11:22 am

    I really liked the way this look can be achieved… Whats Nyx Twin cake powder..

    • March 9, 2015 / 11:37 am

      Its a compact powder you can use to set foundation.

      • Joo
        March 9, 2015 / 2:36 pm

        thanks for reply…

  4. nishi
    March 9, 2015 / 12:03 pm

    loved this look dear ….i eagerly follow your blog and saw your tutorial on winged liner i have a request please do a look on different eyeliner styles like simple or cateyes etc .. will wait for it 🙂

  5. March 9, 2015 / 3:47 pm

    very pretty… love the shade of the lipstick suits you 🙂

  6. March 9, 2015 / 6:17 pm

    Wow, very nice look 🙂

  7. Geethu.
    March 10, 2015 / 1:06 am

    Ankita, I saw your recommendations for this lip colour. But can you mention that lipstick you used in this picture?

    • March 10, 2015 / 6:52 pm

      I used NYX lip liner in Ever all over the lips.

  8. March 10, 2015 / 4:45 pm

    Nice look, reminds me of Aishwariya’s Cannes makeup look sans eyeliner

  9. Blush
    March 11, 2015 / 9:01 pm

    Thanks for the post.

  10. Blush
    March 11, 2015 / 9:01 pm

    This is really a cute look.

  11. January 26, 2017 / 12:54 pm

    Absolutely loved the makeup. BTW the earring looks really nice, goes well with the shade of you lipstick.

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