Ever since MAC announced they would be releasing a Marilyn Monroe collection, we've been waiting on the edges of our seats for a peek at the limited-edition makeup line. MAC describes it as "A colour collection that channels the legends lustre and sex appeal in shades and formulas meticulously Marilyn." These images will only serve to whet your beauty palate. The products go on sale Sept. 27 (online at maccosmetics.com) and Oct. 4 (in stores).
This Large Eye Shadow ($21) comes in four different shades: Howto Marry (soft white), Preferred Blonde (pale champagne beige), Silver Screen (silver, duh), and Showgirl (dark blue gray). No matter what shade you choose, though, the Marilyn-decorated container will look beautiful on your vanity. Rihanna Inspired This Mesmerizing Smoky Eye
The only thing more memorable than her platinum blonde curls was Marilyn's lip color. Recreate her signature look with this lipstick ($16.50). It comes in Pure Zen (frosted warm nude), Scarlet Ibis (bright orange red), Love Goddess (mid-tone pink red), Charmed I'm Sure (dark true red), and Deeply Adored (scarlet). Daily Inspiration: Mocha Berry Lipstick Makes A Return
Even though Marilyn was usually the one making men blush, we're sure she would have approved of this product ($22). The powder comes in Legendary, a pale soft coral, and The Perfect Cheek, a neutral pink beige. How To Wear Pink Blush
Like any 50s starlet, you'll need a nail polish to perfectly match your lips. These limited-edition lacquers ($17.50) come in Rich, Rich, Rich (an online-only glittery gold), Vintage Vamp (deep retro wine), Stage Red (dark berry red), Flaming Rose (true red), and Kid Orange (coral). Fall's Hottest Nail Polish Trends