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Welcome to the alluring world of Besame Cosmetics. A vintage makeup brand which honours the style, spirit, and sensibility of female beauty.
If you're looking for elegant hair styles (and more importantly, how you can create these looks on your own!) for weddings, proms, and any other formal event, this book by author Lauren Rennells is the book for you. Offering 29 different vintage-inspired hairstyles from the turn of the 20th century to the 1960s with meticulously worded and photographed steps, this 220 page guides makes achieving your dream 'do at home a possibility!NZ$ 70.00
Retro Makeup: Techniques for Applying the Vintage Look is a bestselling history and application tutorial book on recreating vintage makeup!
See the evolution of makeup fashions from the 1920s jazz age flapper, through the 1930s art deco era, the 1940s WW2 era, the atomic and prosperous 1950s and the mod 1960s. Included are start-to-finish instructions on applying makeup to emulate the trends through the mid-twentieth century decades.
Learn how to do retro makeup styles like the cat eye wing makeup for different eye shapes for the perfect pinup makeup.
See the differences in the popular eyebrow and lip shapes of different decades.
Choose the right red lipstick shade for different skin tones.
Also see a breakdown of tools and products you can use.
The book explains the basics of what vintage cosmetics women had available to them at the time to make themselves up. Each decade describes historical events and innovations in products that affected makeup trends.NZ$ 60.00
Perfect your vintage look with the Roll & Go Hair tool.
The Roll & Go Hair Tool ® is a double-sided round comb and can be used to create a number of hairstyles!
The teeth of the comb measure 7 centimeters long. The diameter across of the larger end of the tool is 3 centimeters for larger rolls. The diameter across of the smaller end of the tool is 2 centimeters for smaller rolls.
The Roll & Go Hair Tool ® makes wrapping hair into uniform, round shapes like Victory rolls a snap! You can also use it to make large pin curls, cool round shapes for contemporary styles, and much more!
32 page instruction booklet included.NZ$ 52.00Out Of Stock
Use these Stay Rite Duckbill Clipettes with adorable packaging to help form your vintage waves. Also makes a great gift for the lover of vintage beauty products! 12 clipettes per card.NZ$ 15.00Out Of Stock
Nylon mixed multi level bristles allows for various degrees of volume and style. The teasing and smoothing brush has been specifically designed for up-do styling and increased volume. The brush is resistant to heat and chemicals and has an ergonomic handle that provides maximum comfort during the styling process. The sectioning tip allows easy separation and texture variation.
You will receive either pink or red.NZ$ 15.00Out Of Stock
Bobby Pins in every colour for your hair colour.NZ$ 25.00
Coming for the holiday season! Use these pink powder coated Hollywood Duckbill Clipettes with adorable packaging to help form your vintage waves. Also makes a great gift for the lover of vintage beauty products! 10 clipettes per card.NZ$ 23.00
This tutorial DVD teaches you how to create vintage pinup looks from the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. The retro inspired makeup and hairstyle of each look were created by pinup model, makeup artist and hairstylist Micheline Pitt. Learn her personal secrets on application and execution not only on the lovely models, but also on herself. This 3-disc DVD has over 10 hours of footage and goes into detail on how to reproduce the vintage looks using modern tools and techniques. It comes with an insert for a link to all the products and brushes used for each look. The techniques taught in this DVD include: Finger Waves, Cascading Vintage Waves, Beehive, Vintage Curls as well as Makeup techniques such as contour and the perfect pinup eyebrow. Featuring rockabilly music from Wild Records bands, The Rhythm Shakers and the Delta Bombers. Enjoy this creative DIY DVD that will help you create that perfect period look!
*MULTI REGION Discs, will play in any DVD player*NZ$ 49.99
Practique Wave Clips are a great tool in styling finger waves or marcel waves! Wave clips hold the ridge in the hair in place while drying for long lasting, beautiful vintage waves.
4 clips per card
Durable for salon use
Rust and stain resistant
Vented for quicker drying time
Curved to match wave patternNZ$ 18.00Out Of Stock
Vintage Hairstyling: Retro Styles with Step-by-Step Techniques is the #1 bestselling tutorial book on recreating vintage hair from the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s!
Learn how to do 33 different retro hairstyles in this 200-page full-color book. It uses over 700 photographs for directions and explains each step in detail. It also provides information on vintage makeup, nails, and accessories for a finished look.
Vintage Hairstyling: Retro Styles with Step-by-step Techniques includes the basics of styling, a breakdown of the techniques used in the past and modern equivalent options to achieve the same look. And there are plenty of ideas on combining elements to suit your hair and skill level.
Learn how to do retro techniques like:
And moreNZ$ 80.00Out Of Stock