perfumes in movies, skincare in movies

Irma Vep (1996)

While wandering through the corridors of her hotel, Maggie Cheung - in Irma Vep black latex attire - enters a room where a semi-naked woman (interpreted by Arsinée Khanjian, credited as l'américaine) is talking on the phone. Maggie goes into her bathroom and steals a necklace. On the marble counter there are some beauty products,… Continue reading Irma Vep (1996)

perfumes in movies

Single White Female (1992)

While watching the film, seeing a bottle of Clarins Eau Dynamisante on Allie's dresser didn't surprise me at all. I think very few perfumes can capture a certain 1990s vibe as accurately as this perfume. Fresh, citrusy and never overpowering, it was created by Jacques Courtin-Clarins in 1987. It was the epitome of that chic… Continue reading Single White Female (1992)

perfumes in photography

Joey in My Vanity Mirror, NYC 1999

This beautiful portrait by Nan Goldin was taken in 1999 in New York: Joey - a recurring subject in the photos by the American artist - was sitting at Goldin's dressing table, her image reflected in a large round mirror. Two are the perfume bottles sitting on the table: the one with the white stopper… Continue reading Joey in My Vanity Mirror, NYC 1999