I think Xavier Dolan must have a thing for perfumes mothers wear. In his films, there's often a moment in which the protagonist's mother explains what perfume she's wearing , so I guess this must have something to do with a personal obsession of the director. In this case, Grace (Susan Sarandon) is wearing Nina… Continue reading The Death and Life of John F. Donovan (2018)
The moment in which a movie character opens a bathroom cabinet is always thrilling. I personally get the chills because I know I'm about to see something interesting in it. Sarah Roberts' cabinet, for example, is a very simple but intriguing one. On the bottom shelf there are a spray bottle of Evian Water and… Continue reading The Hunger (1983)
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.
There's a pink can of Aquanet hair spray on Bette Davis' dressing table.
There are two cans of Rayette Aquanet hairspray on Bette Davis' dressing table, along with a box of Coty Air Spun loose face powder.
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.