Besame Cosmetics – 1940′s Glamour Makeup
Founded by Gabriela Hernandez, Besame Cosmetics is the real thing when it comes to authentic vintage style makeup.
The gorgeous packaging makes the buying experience all the more enjoyable.
Gabriela’s vision is to create original cosmetic with detail and formulas that make women feel glamorous and unique.
Her range is crafted to empower modern women to feel feminine, elegant, and of course glamorous !
Return to the glamorous days of the 1930′s, 1940′s and 1950′s.
Think of Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn or Merle Oberon.
But it’s not just packaging, the lipsticks,mascaras and rouges are simply luxurious to apply.
Treat yourself and your handbag !
We’ve detailed the full range below.
Besame Lipstick Sample Set.
What better way to find your perfect vintage red lipstick than to try this luxurious sample set.
Coming in Red Velvet ( favourite) , Rapture Rose and Champagne,
these lipsticks provide a unique silky soft fullness to the lips.
Used in conjunction with a matching automatic lip pencil,
these lippys are really just too devine.
Now you’re really spoiled for choice here – oodles of colors from Red
Hot Reds to Debutante Pinks and Besame’s own Red brand which is
sure to be a winner with all vintage ladies.
They spread very easily – so they will last !
Besame have produced these nourishing enriched Lip glazes,
containing fine mica for a sensual shimmer!
They come in Vanilla, Chocolate and Cotton Candy amongst others.
Now this is where Besame come into their own, a glamourous new mascara, but this classic combination dates back to the 1930s and Besame have re-introduced it. It is allergy free and contains only natural ingredients, oils, and food grade colorants. A dream !
Again coming in beautiful gold metal cases, you can interchange and refill
for ever from the wonderful choice of shades from Light to Porcelain !
They go on as a matte, with medium coverage.
Three pencils for the eyes, three for the lips and one dual for the brows.
Beautifully encased in signature gold.
For the Eyes
Kohl black pairs with soft Beige for highlighting, warm Brown is paired with rich Plum, and Emerald green with deep Denim Blue.
Beautiful combinations that will give your eyes that authentic vintage look.
For the Lips
Classic Red with cool Cerise, a deep cherry shade, Naturale, a bare skin tone is paired with warm Cocoa, and our muted Rose is perfect with a soft baby Pink.
For the brows
Taupe – for brown, red and blonde hair.
Gray – for dark brown, black and gray hair.
Packaged in exclusively designed Bèsame signature embossed metal collectible cases,
these richly textured eyeshadows come in Black Pearl, Socialite Brown and
Gabrielas luminous lip moisturizing balm will give you an elegant long
lasting finish on top of your chosen lipstick.
Gabriela of Besame Cosmetics has added another little treat to her makeup bag of glamour goodies.
Handmade petite pocket mirrors for that on the go face touch up.
You get it delivered in a beautiful gold gift card with a choice of six different designs. A cute gift for your loved one.
Written by author and founder of Bésame Cosmetics, Gabriela Hernandez, this is a feast of make-up history, from the classic 1920s era onwards. Packed full of vintage illustrations.
You can also purchase Vintage Make-up Guides, e-published by Glamourdaze. Beautiful archive beauty and make-up guides from the art deco era of the 1920s to the glamorous 1950s.