perfumes in tv shows

Stranger Things S01E03 (Holly, Jolly)

When Eleven (Millie Bobby Brown) visits Nancy's room, a pink bottle can be seen on her chest of drawers. A pink bottle with a human face painted on it. It's Avon Miss Lollypop cologne mist, which here appears sans white hat. This fragrance for girls was launched in 1967: according to the reviews I've read,… Continue reading Stranger Things S01E03 (Holly, Jolly)

skincare in movies, vintage beauty products

Pride (2014)

One of the most hilarious scenes of this film is set in a London leather bar, taken by storm by a group of women from Dulais, Wales. Gail (Nia Gwynne) and Gwen (Menna Trussler) ask a rubber man (Nick Blair) how he gets into his latex catsuit. He obviously uses talcum powder, something that Gwen… Continue reading Pride (2014)