While risque, Bettie's movies and photos never featured any sexually explicit content.
In 1955, Bettie won the title "Miss Pinup Girl of the World"
Bettie's career lasted several years, uncommon for most pin up models who had careers that only lasted a few months.
In 1959, Bettie converted to born again Christianity.
In the 1980's, Bettie's popularity surged again. In a quote from MTV "Katy Perry's rocker bangs and throwback skimpy jumpers. Madonna'sSex book and fascination with bondage gear. Rihanna's obsession with all things leather, lace and second-skin binding. Uma Thurman in Pulp Fiction. The SuicideGirls Web site. The Pussycat Dolls. The entire career of Marilyn Manson's ex-wife Dita Von Teese" would not have been possible without Page.
Many rockabilly and gothic girls emulate Bettie's hairstyle with the
black blunt bangs. You can see Bettie's hairstyle and timeless facial
features emulated in many modern pin-up models, such as Bernie Dexter
and Masuimi Max."