Femme Fatale Series: “GILDA”

Femme Fatale Series: “GILDA”

Could I help but throw everything down and be glued to TCM’s, noir features, Monday night!? Nope. Inspired by the bravery of directors that strayed away from romance, drama, comedy, crime, and musical pictures to come up with a new … Continue reading

Rita & Orson: Genius Meets Beauty

Rita & Orson: Genius Meets Beauty

Hollywood Royalty: The Union of Rita & Welles. Rita Hayworth was America’s Cinderella, a true rags-to-riches, story. Rita had changed her Latino name and transformed her looks, to the studio’s liking. With Rita, the studio didn’t do the usual, cover-up, … Continue reading

Vintage Beauty

Vintage Beauty

Vintage beauty care, was truly a ritual. Some rituals still sound good, others..well, a bit outlandish! Rita Hayworth rinsed her hair with champagne, to keep her fiery locks, sparkling. Claudette Colbert bathed in milk, on-screen and off-screen. Lana Turner exfoliated … Continue reading