Dumplin’ (2018)

Rosie Dickson (Jennifer Aniston) is a former beauty queen who’s still in the beauty pageant circuit: she’s a judge at the annual Miss Teen Bluebonnet Pageant. Her looks are extremely important and we can see it from the number of toiletries and beauty products sitting on her dressing table. Her elaborate updo, for example, needs support, and her product of choice is Pantene Pro-V extra … Continue reading Dumplin’ (2018)

Gloria Bell (2018)

While Gloria (Julianne Moore) is doing the laundry in the washbasin, we can see some products she has in her bathroom. There’s the facial massager Foreo Luna Mini 2 in Mint. There are also three haircare products by Hask. The tall peach spray can is Monoi Coconut dry shampoo. There’s Keratin Protein flash blow-dry spray. And Hawaiian Sea Salt Makin’ Waves texture spray. Continue reading Gloria Bell (2018)

Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

While Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek) is leafing through a phone book to find Jim Hutton’s phone number, we can see a Taylor of Old Bond Street box on the marble counter beside him. It’s impossible to tell what product it contained, but I appreciate the choice of the prop master. Phoebe Freestone, Freddie’s personal assistant, has given a thorough description of the singer’s perfume habits: … Continue reading Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

Killing Eve S01E05 (I Have A Thing About Bathrooms)

The assassin Villanelle wears a perfume named after her, which she often uses as a weapon. Not surprisingly, she sends a bottle to Eve Polastri, the MI5 officer who is after her but at the time time obsessed with her. The packaging is luxurious – thick cardboard for the box, satin lining, statement glass bottle. The “spiky” stopper reminds me of the Valentino Uomo bottle. … Continue reading Killing Eve S01E05 (I Have A Thing About Bathrooms)

Aus dem Nichts (2017)

Nadja has got several toiletries and perfume bottles on her vanity. Some bottles look decorative, but other items are real make-up and personal care products. The plastic tube, for example, is Alessandro Hands!Up lifting hand cream. The round Chanel bottle is the now-discontinued liquid foundation Teint Innocence. The glass spray bottle in the back is L’Occitane Fabulous Oil for body and hair.   Continue reading Aus dem Nichts (2017)