1940s Hair and Make-up

Start date: August 4, 2021

End date: August 25, 2021

Time: 10am - 4:30pm

Location: Bodmin Keep

Adult | Family Friendly | WW2 | Young people 12 +

4, 11, 18 & 25 August 

Explore 1940s styling with Bodmin hair and make-up artist Carolyn Maddox!  

Watch a demonstration of essential classic 1940s hairstyles including rolls, pomps, curls, and waves. 

Find out about what influenced hairstyles of this era and some common hair accessories.  Learn about the importance of the humble make-up kit during the Second World War during a demonstration of a classic ‘look’  which includes some vintage beauty hacks.



‘Supported by our Second World War and Holocaust Partnership with Imperial War Museums, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund’