These Are the Beauty Secrets That Marilyn Monroe Swore By

As much as we make it our mission to be on top of the new and the now, we also really love a beauty history lesson—especially when it comes to someone with a truly iconic look, like Marilyn Monroe. Which is why we were so pumped to see that Marie Claire went ahead and dug up the beauty commandments that Monroe and her makeup artist, Whitey Snyder, relied on for the actress’s look. Ready to see how that face came together? Keep reading to see how Snyder and Monroe sculpted her pout, made her lashes look so luscious, and contoured way before the Kardashians were around.