Use the shadows in matte shades, first beginning at the lid’s centre and then forming a base. For long hair, set finger waves and pull back into a chignon. Add chopsticks and possibly a decorative brooch on the side of the head. After you prepare your skin, start applying your concealer and foundation, if you have a great skin you could use a tinted moisturizer as a foundation too.

We’re sure Legacy and Gunn have considered the question, but it’s an interesting one regardless. It isn’t every day the same cast and crew make a superhero blockbuster and a holiday special at the same time. The final step to complete a 1920’s hairdo is to add an art deco headband. The headband should be metallic, possibly with a Chanel style round feather cluster or half turban style headband.

Be sure to use a matte foundation that matches your skin tone. Dab a few dots of foundation onto your cheeks, chin, and forehead. Use a blending sponge or brush to pat the foundation onto your skin in small, circular motions until your entire face is blended. Red was the colour of the 1920s, so choose a shade that suits you. Create an x in the middle of your top lip to accentuate your cupid’s bow with a lip brush and then draw a straight line from that x to the corner of your mouth before filling in.

From my own experience over the years I see how makeup follows fashion and cinema and how both of these elements come into play with how actresses look at the moment. The problem with adapting a novel into a film is that you have to decide how faithful you’re going to be to the original. Fortunately for director Baz Luhrmann, F. Scott Fitgerald didn’t actually spend much time describing Daisy Buchanan in The Great Gatsby.

Deep lips and crushed pearlescent highlights showcase two popular trends of 20s makeup that we cannot stop looking at. The elegance of this look makes us want to celebrate all night, 1920s style. To get this stunning purple lip, apply Danessa Myricks Beauty ColorFix 24-Hour Cream Color Metallic bradford travel covered wagon tours in shade Wild Orchid ($18). The Gatsby look requires bright, saturated lipstick colors such as red, cherry, wine, violet, and purple. As a result, the lips become a bright dominant color, creating the impression of a fragile and sensual woman and attracting the attention of many.

It looks like someone else’s mouth has been placed on my face. The rest of the look is a bright flush for the cheek – use Blushbaby or Desert Rose for a rosy tone, almost like you’ve pinched your cheeks, and the lips are like a pretty, soft peachy rose. Again, a color called Unlimited which is quite nice, like the perfect coral pink.

If you’ve seen the film The Great Gatsby, then you know exactly what we’re going to be talking about. And if you have not seen this film, we advise you to watch it. You will not only have a lot of fun, but also plunge into the atmosphere of that distant era, which was the beginning of something new and completely turned the usual lifestyle of many people upside down. The sophisticated, elegant, independent, bold, and at the same time, vulnerable and fragile image of the woman of that time is still amazing and touches people’s hearts.

It’s important that there aren’t any hard lines around the mouth to get that defined shape, so use your pencil all over the whole lip. WITH the release of Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby finally upon us, it’s fair to say that everyone has developed a newfound interest in the Roaring Twenties. We’ve put together a selection of beauty products fit for any aspiring flapper girl here – from the 1921-launched Chanel No.5 to the lipsticks, nail polishes and powders perfect for creating that modern-day Daisy Buchanan beauty. Dark, sooty eyes were a sultry beauty staple among flappers, who loved experimenting with mascara to get the era’s coveted dark, full lashes. To recreate the ’20s sooty effect, apply a charcoal grey eyeshadow like La Bella Donna Compressed Mineral Eyeshadow in Caviar from the lash line to the brow line, sweeping it horizontally from one corner of your eye to the other. Then extend a black liner such as Givenchy Parad Eyes Fluid Eye Linerslightly up and outward from the outer corner of your eye.