Burlesque makeup is very similar to the pin up makeup you're used to seeing on such iconic actresses as Marilyn Monroe and Ava Gardner. Only burlesque, being a genre of theater based on exaggeration and outrageousness, is a bit more tongue in cheek and perky.
If you're loving the burlesque look, check out this video to learn how to create a burlesque makeup look.
Before you strut your stuff, you've gotta paint your face. Get the look with these makeup tips and tricks.