make-up products in photography

Siobhan in My Mirror, 1992

Nan Goldin took this picture in 1992, using the same setting (her bedroom in Hornstraße, Berlin) she used in the same year for a portrait of Joey. Clarins Le Teint Mat Multi Éclat foundation makes another appearance. But there's also a Christian Dior eyeshadow palette in the beautiful blue compact with gold details.

bodycare in movies, skincare in movies

Dove non ho mai abitato (2017)

There's a tube of Dr. Hauschka body cream in Francesca's bathroom. The tube with the red band contains creams in different scents - almond, lavender sandalwood and rose. The front side of the tube can't be read, so it's impossible to tell exactly what cream it is. There's also a spray can of La Roche-Posay… Continue reading Dove non ho mai abitato (2017)

perfumes in tv shows

The Deuce S03E05 (You Only Get One)

Three interesting objects sit on Lori Madison's vanity in her dressing room. Yves Saint Laurent Opium (oval box included) takes central stage. In 1985 (year in which this season is set) this perfume was basically everywhere, and it was impossible to escape. This creation by Jean Amic, Jean-Louis Sieuzac and Raymond Chaillan, launched in 1977,… Continue reading The Deuce S03E05 (You Only Get One)

stars' vanities/make-up cases/cabinets in real life

Christian Louboutin’s Bathroom

Have you ever wondered what perfumes celebrities wear in real life? I love watching pictures of their houses and bathrooms, because there's always something interesting sitting on vanities, shelves and bedside tables. Think of Christian Louboutin, for example. What perfume does the designer of the world-famous shoes à la semelle rouge wear? If you're thinking… Continue reading Christian Louboutin’s Bathroom