This documentary presents the aenigmatic and fascinating life of the astrologer Walter Mercado, who was interviewed in his home in Puerto Rico. There's a domestic shot that piqued my interest, because many beauty products can be seen. The black and white box is Frulatte Hyalunol anti-aging cream. There's also a No.7 box from the Restore… Continue reading Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado (2020)
There are a cream jar and a box from Christian Dior Hydra-Dior skincare line in Becky's dressing room. The squared bottle in the background is Tiffany by Tiffany, housed in a beautiful Tiffany blue display box. This perfume, launched in 1987, was created by Francois Demachy. Thanks to lepetitcivet for the Tiffany id.
In the bathroom of Paul's mother (Arsinée Khanjian) there are Eau aromatisée de roses by Christian Lenart and Toleriane dermo-cleanser by La Roche-Posay.
Soon after Iris (Kara Hayward) meets the newcomer Maggie (Liana Liberato), they become friends. Maggie decides to give Iris a makeover, so they go shopping for cosmetics. The beauty counter at the department store they go to displays make-up and skincare products. On the far left in the screencap above there's a cardboard table display… Continue reading To the Stars (2019)
Enid keeps some beauty products on a small table in her bedroom. The two dropper bottles are Pearlessence products - overnight recovery serum in the gold one, Vitamin C + hyaluronic acid brightening facial serum in the dark one. The tube on the right is Gold Bond Ultimate Radiance Renewal hydrating cream.
Frank Tassone's bathroom perfectly mirrors his character and his love for grooming. He uses Chapstick lip balm and Ultra Brite toothpaste. His perfume is Ralph Lauren Safari for Men, a fragrance first launched in 1992.
Just before going to bed, Fabienne (Catherine Deneuve) gets a foot massage from Jacques (Christian Crahay). She's holding a bottle of Eau aromatisée de Fleurs d'Oranger by Christian Lenart.
Lucía (Julieta Serrano) is a woman with a troubled past: abandoned by her husband Iván with a child (Carlos, now grown-up and interpreted by Antonio Banderas), she's spent a long time in a mental institution. Now she's living with her parents, who try to support her and her extravagant looks. In this scene, she's applying… Continue reading Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios (1988)
Matt exposes Trina's affairs by displaying pictures of them on her vanity. It's a cruel and dramatic scene, but it gives us the chance to see some of the beauty products she uses. The bottles of perfume are by Maitre Perfumeur et Gantier (the one at the centre of the vanity) and Annick Goutal (on… Continue reading Jade (1995)
Michael (Kenneth Nelson) buys some toiletries for Donald (Frederick Combs), so he can have his own toothbrush, soap and hairspray without using his host's. The "sandalwood soap" Michael buys is by Elizabeth Arden. In the cabinet there's also a Bain de Soleil spray sunscreen (or after-sun lotion). In the bathroom we can also see a… Continue reading The Boys in the Band (1970)