A can of Borotalco talcum powder can be seen in this backstage picture featuring Claudia Cardinale. This hugely popular product was created in 1874 in Florence by the pharmacist Henry Roberts.
There’s a bottle of Biotherm Lait Corporel anti-drying body milk on a dressing table at Ursula’s.
There’s a bottle of L’Oreal Obao bubble bath on Corinne’s bath tub. This product, advertised in France as “le bain de mousse à la japonaise”, was launched in 1963; its name was inspired to o-furo, the traditional Japanese bath.
There’s a bottle of L’Oreal Obao bubble bath on Jeanne’s bath tub. This product, advertised in France as “le bain de mousse à la japonaise”, was launched in 1963; its name was inspired to o-furo, the traditional Japanese bath.
There are very few toiletries in the suitcase Eilis is packing to go to the U.S. – a tin can of Palmolive Cashmere Bouquet talcum powder, a round tin box of Vaseline white petroleum jelly and a tube of Colgate Chlorophyll toothpaste.
There’s a white bottle of Givenchy Amarige in the protagonist’s bathroom.
It’s unclear whether it contains the Perfumed Dew refreshing body lotion or the Silk Body Veil. Both are quite rare products. The Givenchy perfume was created by Dominique Ropion and launched in 1991: it’s an opulent white floral scent with notes of fresh fruit and a warm woody base.
Thanks to my Instagram friend Mustapha for posting this picture on his account and for the screencap.
Frank (Kim Bodnia) and Tonny (Mads Mikkelsen) take a trip to Matas, a local drugstore. Lots of personal care/beauty products can be seen. Matas products, with the trademark striped packaging, are on the shelves of a whole aisle.
A staple of 1990s hair-styling – L’Oreal Studio Line hair products, with the lovely white, yellow, black, red and blue packaging – can be seen, too.
Another classic drugstore line – L’Oreal Elvive haircare – can be spotted on the shelves.
Clearasil acne and marks treatment line has its place on the shelves, too.
Apparently, Chicogo was the brand name with which Rimmel marketed its products in Germany and other Northern European country. The counter in the drugstore visited by Frank and Tonny has got lipsticks and nail polishes.
There’s a bottle of Vaseline moisturizer on the bedside table in Winnie and Jake’s bedroom.