They call her The Poor Man’s Angelina Jolie. And for good reason, don’t you think? If you look at Exhibit A—the pic on the left, above—there’s just something slightly trashy about Megan Fox‘s look, even though there’s no arguing the fact that she’s incredibly beautiful.
What IS it about her, anyway? Mostly I think it’s the red carpet come-hither expressions and Angelina-esque tattoos… but we can’t discount the importance of beauty. And in her case, the red lips paired with jet-black and dead-straight hair is a bit harsh, no?
That’s why I was both surprised and delighted to see Miss Fox in the June issue of Allure (above right and more here). Everything is soft, soft, soft and I’m now seriously jealous of that peaches and cream skin (and peach makeup, for that matter). You can’t really tell from this photo, but she’s also got the most adorable freckles. Who knew?
Maybe, just maybe, Megs is on her way to being a more serious actress. Doing your hair and makeup like this would be the way to do it, anyway. But tell me what YOU think: