A full luscious red mouth and more prominent eyebrows, getting away from the pencil thin look of the 1930’s.Eye makeup was kept to the minimum with very little shadow. Mascara was the main accessory. Topped off with long hair,either let down or in a stylish Up-do.
You can also bookmark these 1940s beauty style links:Why not take a look at our vintage makeup guide to the 1940’s. Also, a more detailed breakdown of all the do’s and don’ts of face contouring and 1940’s hairstyles can be found at 1940’s makeup revisited, and if you’re not totally exhausted, have a read about the whole history of makeup.
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