Much like their western counterparts, the silver screen sirens of Indian Cinema were influential when it came to fashion. Here are some of the trademark hair looks of the Bollywood beauty queens of the 1950s.
Born on 1st June 1929 Nargis, aka Fatima Rashid, was the daughter of a wealthy Muslim businessman from Rawalpindi. Her mother Jaddanbai was a well known Indian classical dancer and the founder of one the subcontinent's first production companies Sangeet Films. Unsurprisingly, it was her mother who launched her into the limelight at the tender … Continue reading Desi Pinup: Nargis Dutt