beauty queen: rooney mara

15 beauty tricks to steal from the star.

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Rooney Mara is many things: she's an Oscar nominee, a crimefighting badass, and a girl next door. But on her 29th birthday, it's time to talk about her other know, as a beauty icon.

The face of Downtown by Calvin Klein might have a trademark personal style (minimalist, edgy separates from Givenchy, Balenciaga, and Chanel) but when it comes to her makeup and hair? You never really know what you're going to get, and that's exactly why we're all so obsessed. No matter if she's doing intense baby bangs or the purple smokey eye, this girl is going to look awesome.

So even if you don't share Mara's kickass skills, channel her on the beauty front with our 15 tips below. 

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