Dita Von Teese and the “Opium Den,” shot by Scott Nathan

BronImaging.com: Dita Von Teese and the “Opium Den,” shot by Scott Nathan
June 5th, 2012

Dita Von Teese is an international icon in the burlesque and fashion world, known for her forties style, retro quirk and milky white complexion. “Opium Den” is her lovechild, and the final act in her infamous performance. It’s truly a spectacle – the stage is covered in red, paper Chinese lanterns, a bed of pillows, pipe smoke and Dita intimately dressed in a robe by Catherine D’Lish and Michael Schmidt (encrusted with more than 70 lbs of Swarovski crystals!). Continue…

“Charmed I’m Sure” MAC Lipstick made for Dita Von Teese

Arlt also gave us some insight on his storied career as a red carpet makeup artist. As a 15-year vet in the industry, he’s the go-to for gorgeous gals like Gwen Stefani, Katy Perry, Victoria Beckham and retro queen Dita Von Teese. Speaking of DVT, Arlt revealed that the collection’s “Charmed I’m Sure” lipstick was made specifically for Dita since she loves to rock a red pout.”

- Natalie Alcala, Touring Marilyn Monroe’s LA Haunts with MAC Cosmetics, Racked