Is it weird that I'm kind of jealous of el Dia de los Muertos' Catrina's makeup skills? For a skeleton, the mujer has style. Well, at least the real life women who imitate her on the Day of the Dead do. I love how they let their imaginations run wild. Every year, their sugar skulls and Catrina masks become more over the top, and their trajes and hair are wilder and more beautiful. It's all so very beautiful, but also so very fleeting. It's too bad we can't always do our hair and makeup like La Catrina's every day of the year. Or can we?
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I believe we can harness the daring spirit of el Dia de los Muertos to use throughout the year. All you need is a little makeup, and a lot of imagination. Here are five everyday style and beauty looks I dug up from La Catrina's Dia de los Muertos beauty vault.