Marilyn’s Top 5 ‘Bombshell Beauty Rules’

Marilyn by Inge Morath, 1960

Marilyn’s ‘bombshell beauty rules’ are outlined in Vogue, with quotes from the lady herself, and some of her favourite products, still in use today.

  1. Skip the sun, try cold cream instead
  2. Embrace your inner blonde (and dry shampoo)
  3. Count out exactly five drops of Chanel No, 5
  4. Take your beauty sleep to the next level
  5. Work out strategically – but not too much