So far in this series we’ve looked at a lot of famous movie stars with very familiar styles. Marilyn Monroe was sexy and cute, Elizabeth Taylor overtly glamorous, and Grace Kelly looked so elegant and proper she could even give Princess lessons to Kate Middleton. All of them were sexy. But if you want sexy–like full-throttle, unabashed sexpot–look no further than Brigitte Bardot. I’m pretty sure she owns the copyright on the word “sultry” and none of us are allowed to use it without paying her royalties.
Here’s how to get her look.
1. The Haircut
2. Sexy Brigitte Bardot Makeup
This smoky 60s cat eye has never not been sexy. You could wear it out today and everyone would think it was completely modern.
3. Brigitte Bardot For Brunettes
Brigitte Bardot was her generation’s iconic blonde, but that doesn’t mean brunettes are shut out of the sexpot look. Check out how great this dark eye makeup looks with a matching head of dark hair.
4. Brigitte Bardot For Redheads
Whoa! That’s a lot of look. People already assume redheads are sexy, and Brigitte Bardot’s double-barrelled sexpot style is a lot of look even on a blonde. Add the bright red hair to it, and you’re definitely going to get noticed. That’s OK, you can pull it off.
5. Modern Brigitte Bardot Makeup
This look is inspired by Vanessa Paradis‘ look in the 90s, which was inspired by Brigitte Bardot. It’s a nice, slightly more modern take on Bardot’s look, and it’s also pretty similar to the makeup that’s so gorgeous on Adele.
6. Brigitte Bardot’s Sexy Volume
Brigitte Bardot had so much hair! She had like Blake Lively amounts of hair on her head. This tutorial will show you how to get just as much volume and sexy matte texture, just like Bardot had.
7. Brigitte Bardot’s Sexy Chignon
Only Brigitte Bardot could look this sexy in a chignon. That’s a lie. You can look just as sexy. Try following this guide to get that “I just had sex in my chignon” look for yourself.
8. Brigitte Bardot Hair Tutorial
Here’s the hair version of the redhead Brigitte Bardot tutorial.
9. Brigitte Bardot’s Signature Bouffant
Brigitte Bardot’s half-up, half-down bouffant was her most famous hair style, and it’s surprisingly wearable today. After you’re done giving yourself all the hair volume, try this style on for size.
Brigitte Bardot’s sexy pout was almost as famous as her sexy hair. To get full, pouty lips like hers, try out these lip-plumping tutorials, then try to look slightly displeased by everything.
Tocca’s Brigitte perfume was inspired by Bardot and smells like ginger, rhubarb, papaya, Moroccan rose, iris, saffron, sandalwood, and musk. It sounds like a really exotic, sexy pie, and now I’m kind of hungry.