The Bardot Effect: 4 Times The Hunger Games Starlets Channeled The Icon


Hollywood and the fashion set alike are never short of Brigitte Bardot inspiration, and lately the ladies of The Hunger Games are no exception. We’ve noticed an omnipresent bombshell effect on the starlets of Mockingjay Part 2, from Jennifer Lawrence to Elizabeth Banks—think sexy updos, tousled waves and fierce eye makeup. In honor of the film’s premiere this week, we revisit 4 glamorous beauty moments from recent red carpets, plus tips for re-creating each look.

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Elizabeth Banks' tousled updo and soft cat eye are the epitome of Brigitte-chic. For boudoir hair à la Bardot, mist a texturizing spray on loose waves for natural movement with a modern feel.

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A contemporary likeness of the French icon, Jennifer Lawrence carries on Bardot's spirit and beauty. Re-create this sexy look with the help of a felt-tip liquid eyeliner pen for precision and ease.

Ligne Blackstar Intense Liquid Eyeliner



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Julianne Moore proves a sleek yet sexy updo is eternally elegant. For a modern take on a Bardot-esque bouffant, spritz hair with glossing spray for a luminous, color-enhancing effect that ensures a flyaway-free look.

Shine Light Reflecting Spray



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Natalie Dormer enhanced the ingenue look with sleek strands and piercing eyes. Apply a pearlescent eye color to lids for a striking, velvety finish.

Perfect Mono Pearl Cream Eye Color


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