Do you remember watching your favorite childhood cartoons and staring at the makeup on female characters? We do too. That’s why we’ve rounded up our 10 favorite cartoon makeup mavens. See which of your best-loved illustrated all-stars made the cut!
First Prize Eyes
Jessica Rabbit is the epitome of cartoon glamour. We were impressed by her flawless cut-crease and blending techniques even as little kids! An arched brow, lustrous lips, and shimmering skin complete this scarlet siren’s iconic look.
Beautylish recommends: Bare Escentuals BareMinerals Ready Eyeshadow Duo in The Inspiration
Distinction in Lashes
This Disney darling clearly has her beauty priorities set. The focus? Bat-me, love-me lashes! Okay, she might be sneaking on some falsies or extensions, but we’re still jealous of her fluttery length nonetheless.
Beautylish recommends: Hard Candy Lashaholic Mascara
Greatest Special Effects
We loved watching this ’80s glam-rock singer perform with her band, The Holograms. The fearless songstress rocked pink in all shapes, textures, and shades and was never afraid to experiment with eye-catching designs.
Beautylish recommends: China Glaze Nail Lacquer in Material Girl
Red Lip Recipient
With her porcelain complexion and raven locks, Snow White has the perfect canvas for ruby-red lips. Her classic look is accented with an adorable crimson ribbon and complementary songbirds, of course.
Beautylish recommends: Wet N Wild Mega Last Lip Color in Red Velvet
The ultimate cosmic teen, Judy Jetson is everything we love about quirky, retro-modern cartoons. This techno trendsetter makes everything from a simple black bow to a futuristic hair contraption look ultra-cool.
Beautylish recommends: Sexy Hair Big Sexy Hair Spray and Play Volumizing Hair Spray
Platinum Contouring Award
It’s no wonder we love the woman who made bone structure hot! Wonder Woman’s strong facial features and powerful gaze enhance her kick-ass capabilities—we’d never mess with those chiseled cheekbones of steel.
Beautylish recommends: Smashbox Step-by-Step Contour Kit
Locks of Laurels
While her signature white/gray streaks came from a genetic mutation, we can’t deny that it gives X-Men superhero Rogue a cool edge! Her statement two-tone locks are shiny and sleek.
Beautylish recommends: It’s a 10 Miracle Shine Spray
We’re in love with the natural beauty of Disney’s most minimal princess. Like the blossom trees of her native China, Mulan’s skin radiates pure petal perfection.
Beautylish recommends: Lancôme Poudre Lumière in Golden Hat (holiday 2011)
Best in Brows
Well-groomed brows are always in style, and The Hunchback of Notre Dame’s Esmeralda perfectly captures audiences with her mesmerizing viridescent eyes and perfectly sculpted arches. Move over, Joan Crawford, we’ve got a new brow heroine in town!
Beautylish recommends: Anastasia Bright Eyes, Big City Holiday 2011 Palette
Eye Liner Accolade
How could we forget our dearest feline femme fatale? Catwoman is the original sexy comic-book icon. With her tight leather bodysuit and her finely flicked eye liner, she helped conceive the modern notion of the cat’s eye.
Beautylish recommends: Kat Von D Tattoo Liner