WATCH: Rare audio of Marilyn Monroe declaring her love for Chanel No 5 is released in a stylish video tribute to the star | UPDATED: 13:24 GMT, 16 November 2012 'What do I wear in bed Chanel No. 5!' These are the words famously spoken by the Hollywood legend Marilyn Monroe. In the 1950s the glamour of Chanel No
Facebook gets the Warhol treatment as cosmetics giant NARS launches Pop Art profile makeover app | UPDATED: 17:19 GMT, 13 November 2012 Cosmetics giant NARS has launched an app, enabling Andy Warhol fans to give their Facebook profile page a Pop Art makeover. The initiative follows the huge success of its limited-edition make-up range, that features a selection of vibrant products inspired by the late artist
The EU's threatening to ban one of Chanel No 5's key ingredients… So what's really in the world's favourite perfume A bottle of Chanel No 5 is sold every 30 seconds around the world Scientists are testing whether a key ingredient – a naturally occurring type of tree moss – causes allergies European Commission’s Scientific Committee of Consumer Safety wants the material banned Outcome could also affect Miss Dior, Guerlain’s Shalimar and Angel by Thierry Mugler | UPDATED: 12:08 GMT, 7 November 2012 Under threat: A key ingredient used in Chanel No 5 may be banned if found to cause allergies Famously, it was the only thing Marilyn Monroe wore in bed, and it has been synonymous with style and sophistication for more than nine decades.
No-one is looking at your glasses! Helen Flanagan very nearly spills out of her basque dress as she attends Spectacle Awards | UPDATED: 02:21 GMT, 31 October 2012 The event aims to prove that spectacle wearers can be sexy and Helen Flanagan definitely rose to the challenge. The former Coronation Street star squeezed her curves into a tight emerald green basque gown to attend the Spectacle Wearer of the Year 2012 awards ceremony, held at Battersea Power Station on Tuesday night.
'Adele has a fabulous body and knows her way around a little black dress': Nicole Scherzinger reveals her unlikely style icon and her love of the LBD in exclusive fashion chat | UPDATED: 15:13 GMT, 27 September 2012 Singer Nicole Scherzinger's vampy style has injected the X Factor judging table with some much-needed sex appeal. The 34-year-old loves taking risks with her wardrobe and has been a fan of curve-kissing dresses and barely there designs since her days as a PussyCat Doll. So it might surprise you to learn that British singer Adele – known for her generous curves and simple style – is one of the American star's biggest style crushes
Having a Marilyn moment! Katherine Heigl dons pleated white skirt and showing off her curves in tight top | UPDATED: 15:21 GMT, 10 September 2012 Marilyn Monroe was a woman of style with the power of seduction and many women try to emulate her today. And it appears that Katherine Heigl was feeling inspired by the silver screen legend as she stepped out to the shops. The 33-year-old actress donned a flowing oyster-coloured pleated skirt as she popped to the shops in Los Feliz, Los Angeles.
Italian fashion house Salvatore Ferragamo pay tribute to biggest fan Marilyn Monroe with exhibition of classic pieces from her iconic wardrobe | UPDATED: 12:42 GMT, 5 September 2012 It’s been over 50 years since her tragic death,and Italian fashion house Salvatore Ferragamo are marking the anniversary of Marilyn Monroe’s passing with an exhibition of classic memorabilia and previously unseen photographs of the screen icon. The exhibit, which is being held at the Museo Salvatore Ferragamo in Florence, features numerous images and film clips of the actress throughout her life and career. The special tribute, which has been put together by museum director Stefania Ricci and art critic Sergio Risaliti, will also include 30 pairs of shoes and over 50 outfits from the actress’s wardrobe
Kiss me, Kate! Artist makes portrait of Duchess of Cambridge with thousands of lipstick marks on canvas Unusual work of art took American artist Natalie Irish three weeks to complete | UPDATED: 17:06 GMT, 14 August 2012 A young artist who paints using only her lips has created the ultimate Royal tribute – with a portrait of the Duchess of Cambridge made by kissing a canvas thousands of times. Natalie Irish of Houston, Texas, created the portrait by putting on lipstick before pressing her lips against a blank canvas
'Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world' Get the Marilyn Monroe look with celebrity make-up artist Lisa Eldridge's tutorial | UPDATED: 12:50 GMT, 7 August 2012 From the ruby red lips to the famous beauty mark, as we mark the 50th anniversary of her death, the legend of Marilyn Monroe lives on, more vibrantly than ever and her glamorous 1950s pin-up look is what everyone wants to channel. From the full red lips to the signature beauty mark, Marilyn Monroe's look has become iconic over the years According to celebrity makeup artist Lisa Elridge, who has worked with the likes of Kate Moss and Cameron Diaz, this year will be a celebration of the iconic 50s beauty.
Rare and unpublished photographs of Marilyn Monroe go on display in Warsaw fifty years after her death | UPDATED: 10:09 GMT, 7 August 2012 Fifty years after her death, rare, unpublished photographs of Hollywood icon Marilyn Monroe have been put on display at a gallery in Warsaw. Marilyn Monroe is still a style icon, even half a century after her untimely death The collection of 3,780 photographs by Milton H. Greene, which had been stored for over a decade, was transferred to the Polish government in 1995 as part of a settlement in an embezzlement case involving a US businessman.