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In the last 10 years, I feel much more savvy about seduction and my ability to relate to men in a better, more suave way than I did when I was much younger.” To Von Teese, who brings her famed “Burlesque: Strip Strip Hooray” act to The Gramercy Theater starting Sept.30, seduction should look and seem effortless — and she says the way to do that is by practicing it in everyday life.And yeah, we’re also pretty into how she can pull off lacey lingerie and leather.You can watch her behind-the-scenes video right here.And she’s not the only celebrity who has eschewed the tan.Kelly Osbourne, Dita Von Teese, Erin O’Connor, Lily Cole and Keira Knightley are all proof that you can be beautiful – and successful – with pale skin. According to a recent report from the University of Toronto, men are more attracted to fairer-skinned women in all races, as they appear innocent and pure.
Von Teese recently spoke about how she loves to incorporate her burlesque dancing into everyday life.'I love to put on a great playlist and dance around', Von Teese told the Washington Post.
Of course the trend started with Hollywood actresses such as Nicole Kidman, Cate Blanchett, Julianne Moore and Gwyneth Paltrow, whose porcelain skin reflects their A-list status on the red carpet. Just think of the quivering milk-white bosoms of Scarlett Johansson and Natalie Portman in The Other Boleyn Girl – the effect would be totally ruined by a tan. ‘Alabaster skin is a chic, classy, beautiful look that’s been gunning for a renaissance,’ says celebrity make-up artist Lee Pycroft, who has worked with Cate Blanchett.
‘It’s been cherished by the fashion world for several years – think of all those Prada campaigns with Karen Elson – and now it’s taking centre stage.’Nicola Roberts used St Tropez fake tan for years to match the more olive skin of her fellow band members, until she shot the ‘Sexy!
“There’s a lot more to feeling sexy than just being young or having a perfect body,” says Von Teese.
“It’s about cultivating your wit and cultivating your sexual power and technique.