Hair and makeup inspired by film noir classics and their starlets

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If you haven’t already signed up to receive the VintageHairstyling.com email newsletter, I am here to entice you with another reason to do so. I just finished this new tutorial that I have named the Nora after Lauren Bacall’s character in the film noir classic Key Largo. The pdf is loaded up and ready to view, ...

1940s June Vincent in Black Angel Hairstyle Tutorial

Today's hairstyle tutorial draws its inspiration from Jill Vincent in 1946s Black Angel. I originally called it the "Show off your necklace hair style" because it keeps your hair away from your neckline. So if you are wearing a dress with fabulous beading around the top or you have a beautiful necklace you want to show ...

Bun like Mildred Pierce circa 1943

Mildred Pierce from 1945 is one of my favorite noir films of all time. And Kate Winslet did a wonderful job in the mini series remake of it for HBO. I highly suggest watching both. For today's vintage hair tip, here is a little piece from an old hair magazine. Joan Crawford wore a bun similar ...