By InStyle Staff
Updated Aug 28, 2016 @ 10:30 am
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We are all looking for a little inspiration when it comes to beauty looks and makeup. Who better to turn to than some of the biggest icons in history?

Get ideas for your next makeover from the queen of classic and confident beauty looks, Marilyn Monroe, or put a quote by the effortless Gwyneth Paltrow on your inspo board. Embrace the mantras from these style icons and bring more confidence to your beauty routine. The sage advice will do you some good next time you're pointing out your flaws in the mirror!