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Pedantic archivist of beauty products in films and tv shows

Uptown Girls (2003)


Kérastase Volumintense hair conditioner (old packaging), a huge jar of Crème de la Mer and a MAC compact can be seen on Molly Gunn’s dressing table.

If we move from left to right, we can also see a MAC lipstick, BeneFit Flamingo Fancy shimmering body highlighter, a MAC nail polish (old packaging) and a bottle of Demeter cologne in the back.

Thanks to my reader K. for the hair conditioner id.

American Horror Story S02E03 (Nor’easter)


Lily Rabe as Sister Mary Eunice wearing a red lipstick.

There’s an interesting behind-the-scene story about this lipstick. Its shade – Ravish Me Red – is a real colour by Revlon, but the show’s make-up artist Eryn Krueger Mekash explained they actually used a Julie Hewett lipstick on Lily, aptly called Femme Noira gorgeous blue-based 30s scarlet red.