Rock Hudson (Jake Picking) is another actor who's getting ready to audition for a role in the upcoming film Peg. On his dressing table there are several beauty items: some of them are by Bésame Cosmetics product, but there are vintage pieces too. There are a long-hair finishing powder brush and a lipstick by Bésame.… Continue reading Hollywood E04 (Screen Tests)
Claire (Samara Weaving) and Camille (Laura Harrier) are getting ready to audition for the part of Peg Entwistle, the British actress who committed suicide in 1932 by jumping from the "H" on the Hollywoodland sign. On their dressing tables Bésame Cosmetics products can be seen. On the far right side of the table the golden… Continue reading Hollywood E04 (Screen Tests)
Lucille Reimann (Monica Lee Gradischek) works in the casting department at Ace Studios. Camille Washington, a promising black actress, candidates herself for a role in an upcoming film, but Lucille refuses her by saying it's a role for a white actress. The red lipstick Lucille is wearing is by Bésame Cosmetics.
Avis Amberg (Patti LuPone) is a former silent movie actress who has left her glory days behind but she's still at the centre of the public life in Hollywood: her husband *is* one of the most important movie studios in town, as she explains to young Frank Castello, the aspiring actor she's having a rendez-vous… Continue reading Hollywood E01 (Hooray for Hollywood)
Jane Hollander (Anna Camp) wears a Bésame Cosmetics lipstick in Dusty Rose, a true replica of a shade from 1969. This is a very appropriate choice, because the show is set exactly in 1969.
Bette Davis (Susan Sarandon) is performing on the set of What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? and is putting her lipstick on. See the square-edged stick? It's a Besame Cosmetics lipstick again. This is the real Davis in the lipstick scene from the film by Robert Aldrich.
A Bésame Cosmetics brightening face powder can be seen on Joan Crawford's dressing table. In the same scene, she also puts on a Bésame Cosmetics red lipstick.
While Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange) is at the Cedars-Sinai hospital, George Cukor (John Rubinstein) pays her a visit. While they're talking, she puts on some pink lipstick. It's by Bésame Cosmetics: the shade looks like Dusty Rose. There are other Bésame Cosmetics products by the washbasin in her hospital room - a powder compact, a cream… Continue reading Feud E07 (Abandoned)
Bette Davis (Susan Sarandon) is getting ready for the Oscars 1963. On her dressing table two Bésame Cosmetics products can be seen: a face powder brush and a pot of cream rouge. The red lipstick she puts on is by Bésame, too.
Backstage at the Oscars 1963, Olivia de Havilland (Catherine Zeta-Jones) retouches Bette Davis' make-up. The lipstick she's applying is by Bésame Cosmetics. The travel lip brush she uses is by Bésame Cosmetics, too.