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How to Steal Brigitte Bardot’s Beach Bunny Style


Always admired iconic French actress Brigitte Bardot? The blonde stunner is one of the reasons the word “bombshell” is part of the English language, and she remains a classic example of va-va-voom style. If the woman ever wore a one-piece bathing suit...well, have you seen any such photos?

Check out a few tips for stealing Bardot’s beach bunny, sita couture look and enjoy rocking it no matter what coastline you’re on:

Bandeau, Bandeau, Bandeau

One of the swimsuits Bardot was often photographed in was the bandeau-style two-piece. She wore bra-like bikini tops with halter straps as well. Choose whichever option best suits your body type and go from there. If you search images of Bardot in a bikini, you’ll find she also enjoyed tie-side bottoms.

Loose and Lovely

Bardot’s signature long blonde locks swirled around her in ways that were never not perfect. She also wore her hair with blunt bangs. If you don’t have long hair but want to Bardot-dify your tresses, consider extensions. If strands are long enough, go for a messy updo using chunks of hair to frame your face. Numerous photos of Bardot in a bikini with an updo exist if you need inspiration.

Kohl Eyeliner

Another Bardot signature? Her kohl-rimmed eyes and nude pout.  Beautycounter black eye-liner l.She famously said she didn’t like to wear lipstick because she liked to kiss, and that lipstick made “troubles.” If planning on doing the Bardot thing on vacation and know you won’t be getting into any body of water, try out the eyeliner. Make it's thick, and don’t forget to add more than a few coats of black mascara to top and bottom lashes. Swipe on a nude lipstick or gloss to complete the look. Beautycounter nude lip sheerlUse these tips to enjoy a classic beach look on vacation this year!

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