make-up products in movies, vintage beauty products

Postcards from the Edge (1990)

When Doris Mann (Shirley MacLaine) has a car accident and is hospitalized, her daughter Suzanne (Meryl Streep) puts on her make-up. The peach lipstick she uses is by Revlon and matches her mother's nail polish. The compact Doris uses while putting on some black eye pencil is by Revlon again. It's made of black plastic… Continue reading Postcards from the Edge (1990)

perfumes in movies

The Iron Lady (2011)

Margaret Thatcher (Meryl Streep) holding a bottle of Geo. F. Trumper Eau de Cologne. On the top shelf, next to the shave brush, there's a Penhaligon's bottle. It's bow-less, so it's hard to tell what perfume it is. Margaret Thatcher was said to wear Bluebell, but this isn't it. That peculiar sticker shape makes me think… Continue reading The Iron Lady (2011)