timeless look of

Audrey Hepburn
Hepburn inspired a style that everyone wanted to copy. Her large liquid liner along the upper lash lines that flicked up towards the end of the eyebrows, which were strong with a pronounced arch. were kept light in soft pinks or nudes.

As ingénue Holly Golightly in 1961’s Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Audrey wide-open eyes were indisputably the focus of her face, with thick

She peered out innocently from under the long, curled lashes that fluttered alluringly. Her cheeks were naturally flushed and her lips

Audrey’s look epitomizes youthful innocence. All the drama is on the eyes, and the rest of the make-up is soft and pretty.

keynoteS of the audrey hepburn look
# Dramatic full false lashes and lashings of mascara are a must for this wide-eyed look. # The eyebrows must have a sharply defined arch to frame the face. # Use powder eyeshadow in shades of grey and define the socket well to give the eyes depth. # The focus is on the eyes, so keep the pout pretty in soft pink, peach or nude. # The skin needs a velvety, luminous finish. # The apples of the cheeks should be lightly flushed in natural peachy pink tones.

★ Top tip  Ultra-fine
powder with lightreflecting particles sets the make-up and gives the skin a luminous glow. Blend it well with a large soft brush and circular motions for a polished velvety finish.


makIng make-up work for you

4 Use a light grey eyeshadow to deepen the socket crease and then blend a little along the lower lash line at the outer corners. clear pink blusher over the apples of the cheeks and blending it up towards the temples. 3 Apply a powder eyeshadow one shade lighter than your skin tone all over the lid. 10 Outline the lips with a soft pink lip liner. 3 4 5 1 2 eyes sKin Softly luminous skin 7 Use a mattifying primer to create a smooth shine-free base. then colour in the shape. 136 makIng make-up work for you th e tI m e less look 137 . Blend a little highlighter just beneath the hairs for extra definition.Dramatic eyes with long full lashes 1 Fill the brows in with a matching brow pencil to create a full shape. 2 Prime the eyelid to create a neutral base and use a nude pencil along the waterline to brighten and open up the eyes. warm up your cheeks with apricot blusher or bronzer. use taupe or light brown eyeshadow instead of grey. 6 7 8 liPs Light peachy pink lips 9 Exfoliate the lips and apply balm to create a smooth base. draw along the upper lash line from the inner corner. Just before you reach the outer corner. 8 Add subtle colour to the face by brushing a soft. and concentrate on accentuating the arch. Apply another coat of balm and blend it well with a lip brush. and use an apricot-toned nude lip colour. draw a flick up towards the end of the brow. 5 Using a brown gel liner. # If your skin has yellow undertones. leave off the false lashes – just curl your lashes and coat them with mascara. Then even out the skin with a medium-coverage foundation and conceal any blemishes or under-eye circles. 9 10 variationS on a theMe # For a more natural and wearable version of this look. 6 Curl the lashes and coat them with black mascara. Apply full false lashes to accentuate the wide-eyed look. Set the make-up with light-reflecting translucent powder.

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