Marilyn Monroe is the most popular style icon from Old Hollywood. Her image still inspires millions of women that recreate her style over and over again. More often you can see “Marilyn Monroe” style on the red carpet where celebs appear wearing similar retro hairstyle and makeup. This gallery of new “Marilyn Monroe” hairstyles is taken from the red carpet. If you have made up your mind to get similar look for the coming party, you will never find better source of inspiration.
In order to get perfect “Marilyn Monroe” hairstyle you should first get light blonde hair color. Of course it will be a dramatic makeover especially if you have natural dark hair. On the other hand, changes are great and may be new hair color will change your life too. Turn to professional hair colorist who will bleach and color hair without damaging it.
If you are not ready to get lighter hair color you can skip this step and create retro hairstyle. You will still be able to recreate “Marilyn Monroe” hairstyle even if you have dark hair color.
In order to copy Marilyn Monroe’s retro wavy hairstyle you should get chin length bob haircut. As bob hairstyle is one of the hottest designs of new season you will never regret of getting new haircut. On the other hand, if you have long hair and you do not want to chop it you can create faux bob hairstyle.
The most important detail in Marilyn Monroe hairstyle is vintage waves. In order to create waves you need to use either narrow barrel curling iron or rollers. If you are using curling iron try to keep it a bit longer so that the waves will last longer. Do not forget to make deep side parting to complete retro hairstyle.
Your image is almost ready. Use black mascara and eyeliner to highlight eyes and bloody red lipstick for sultry lips. Now you are ready to conquer Hollywood.