bodycare in movies, perfumes in movies

Performance (1970)

Turner (Mick Jagger) is a former rock star who lives in London's Notting Hill with two women, Pherber (Anita Pallenberg) and Lucy (Michèle Breton). The famous scene where they're taking a bath in the same tub features interesting products. First of all, there's a bottle of Hermès Calèche, created in 1961 by Guy Robert. On… Continue reading Performance (1970)

perfumes in tv shows

Mr Selfridge S04E01

Guerlain, Caron and Jean Patou perfumes are displayed at Selfridge's beauty department. From the far left: there are Guerlain Mitsouko (in the flacon bouchon coeur) and Vol de Nuit (in the flacon rayonnant) on a tray. On the glass counter there are Jean Patou Colony (in the quirky pineapple bottle) and L'Heure Attendue. While I… Continue reading Mr Selfridge S04E01

stars' vanities/make-up cases/cabinets in real life

Sonja Henie’s Dressing Table

This picture portrays the Norwegian figure skater Sonja Henie at the dressing table in her Hollywood mansion, later sold to the singer/actress Connie Stevens. The mirrored surface is packed with perfumes and perfume bottles. On the far left side of the table there's Guerlain Vol de Nuit in the trademark flacon rayonnant by Baccarat that looks like… Continue reading Sonja Henie’s Dressing Table

perfumes in tv shows

The Muppet Show S03E02 (Leo Sayer)

In this episode of the Muppet Show, Miss Piggy comes face to face with one of her worst enemies, Annie Sue, introduced as "one of the Muppets' delightful little ladies of song." Annie is a fan of the primadonna, but her admiration is unrequited, so much that Miss Piggy kicks her out of her dressing room. In… Continue reading The Muppet Show S03E02 (Leo Sayer)

perfumes in movies

Karami-ai (1962)

  Senzô Kawahara (Sô Yamamura) is a rich businessman who has been diagnosed with cancer. His wife rejects his sexual advances, so he starts an affair with his secretary, Yasuko Miyagawa (Keiko Kishi). She doesn't like him, but he pays her ("10 brand-new 10,000-yen bills" on their first encounter), so she quickly gets used to it.… Continue reading Karami-ai (1962)

perfumes in movies

Jackie (2016)

There are four Guerlain perfumes in Jackie Kennedy's bathroom at the White House. From left to right: the flacon bouchon coeur of Mitsouko, the flacon rayonnant of Vol de Nuit, a flacon abeille and the flacon chauve souris for Shalimar. Next to them, a bottle of Bal à Versailles by Jean Desprez can be seen. I'm sorry… Continue reading Jackie (2016)

perfumes in movies

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

When Dorothy and Lorelei get to Paris, they immediately go out shopping. One of the shops they hit is Guerlain. The screencap above shows the most famous fragrances of the French brand. There are three flacons montres of Shalimar eau de cologne and two of Mitsouko eau de cologne. There are five bouchon coeur bottles… Continue reading Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)