It’s officially July — and that means one thing: Greta Gerwig’s Barbie starring none other than Margot Robbie will be released in theaters on July 21, 2023. For the last month or so, Robbie (along with her cast mates, including Ryan Gosling, America Ferrera, Issa Rae, and countless others) has been in full-on mode. press tour, making its way around the world in celebration of the highly anticipated film.
CIMI: BridgertonNicola Coughlan is also one of the stars of the lively film, with a cheeky catchphrase describing her character (“This Barbie is a diplomat”). And while a Regency-era debutante and Diplomat Barbie might not have much in common at first glance, both characters share one important trait: They’re both redheads, albeit a vivid copper-orange in the former. , and a more fiery scarlet in the latter.
Coughlan is known for having buttery blonde hair IRL, though al Barbie premiere in London, she hit the pink carpet with a few strawberry-blonde strands that are giving Penelope Featherington plenty of energy. Since the upcoming third season of Bridgerton is centered on the love story of Penelope and Colin, it is obvious that Coughlan is indeed the main character of ATM.
The mastermind behind Coughlan’s fresh new color? The hair color guru Jason Hogan it’s to thank for its nostalgic coppery soft ‘do. As for old Hollywood waves and deep side part, Halley Brisker he used tools from Dyson to create the sleek look.
Guendalina Gennari — a London-based beautician known as “The SkinSculpter” prepped Coughlan’s skin, creating a smooth canvas for flawless makeup application. For her very Barbie pink smokey eye, makeup artist Neil Young used Pat McGrath Labs for the actor’s ultra-glamorous look.
As for his nails, the actor turned to help Michael class, a beloved celebrity manicurist who has worked with the likes of Lily James, Bella Hadid, and more in the recent past. And the look? Full Barbiecore pink glow, with a little extra sparkle thanks to cleverly placed rhinestones.