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Classic Color 1941 Victory Red Lipstick

Patriotic 1940s Shade by Besame Cosmetics – One cosmetic brand in recent years that has become most associated with the vintage fashion set has to be Besame Cosmetics, and their vivacious red lipsticks are perhaps their standout product. Aussie girl Gabriella aka Nancy Wake models their latest lipstick for Glamourdaze – 1941 Victory Red, with these charming photographs. Gabriella has really perfected…

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The Vintage Look of Besame Cosmetics

1940s & 1950s Nostalgia Make-up – When you visit Besame Cosmetics, on every product page, you can drool over some stunning photographs of happy customers who all share one thing in common – vintage style and pizazz  ! ( OK that’s two things). I’ve picked out some of my favourites from among many many beautiful make-up looks ; my criteria for this…

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1920 – Black Cake Mascara

Besame’s lovely new packaging for cake mascara – 1920s style – Applied with a brush, as originally done by the flappers of the 1920’s, this luscious product from Besame Cosmetics really captures the era beautifully and is a very nice addition to your handbag. The effect is quite startling as the photo from Emily Bright demonstrates. Forget about those awful…

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The 1970s Makeup Look – 5 key Points

The era of Cream Shadows and Lip Gloss– by Besame Cosmetics Gabriela Hernandez Read more in Gabriela’s book Classic Beauty – The History of Make-up The 5 Key Points of the 1970s face 1.Shimmer Shadows are used on the eyelids with mascara on the top and bottom lashes. 2.Eyebrows are kept natural, brushed, and tamed with ‘clear’ mascara. 3.Light liquid formulas…

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Vintage Face Powder Brush – Besame Cosmetics

Vintage alternative to the puff – The latest item of vintage glamour for your dressing table from Besame Cosmetics – a soft finest man made hair vintage style powder brush which is designed to buff powder or cream.It glides smoothly over your skin. the brush is designed after a popular style used by Hollywood beauty gurus. You can remove excess powder…

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Besame Cosmetics scores a hit with Agent Carter

At Vintage Nostalgia Show 2015  Wiltshire – Vintage Nostalgia Show is a unique summer vintage festival in the heart of the UK’s Wiltshire countryside and takes place 29 – 31 May 2015. Now in it’s fourth year, we find vintage cosmetics line Bésame Cosmetics head-lining as official show sponsors for 2015 ! Glamourdaze spoke to Sharon Holloway, Director of Bésame…

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A Short History of Skincare Cosmetics

Gabriela Hernandez – Besame Cosmetics founder – Attention to aging skin has been a priority for over 3000 years. In ancient times, masks were used to cleanse and maintain the skin’s moisture. The Egyptians used anti-wrinkle creams made with essential oil of frankincense, which claimed to possess anti-inflammatory properties. Thick creams, created to preserve moisture on mature skin, were formulated from…

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Happy Holidays from Besame Cosmetics.

Christmas Beauty from Besame Cosmetics – Our annual look at the glamorous makeup gifts for Christmas from our friends at Besame Cosmetics. And what a delightful set of treats. If you want to treat your loved one, best friend to a gift of pure vintage glamour, then you can’t go further than Besame Cosmetics Holiday gift sets. Some of the…

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The Art of Besame Cosmetics – Feature

A behind the scenes film on the world of Besame makeup – Watch this great new film feature on the world of Besame Cosmetics. You get to meet the family behind the business, their passions and even some of their secrets. You get to see the production and research that goes into realising these gorgeous makeup products. “My products I…

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Besame Cosmetics – Vintage America Show

Gabriela Hernandez features in pilot vintage era show – The vivacious, multi-talented Ginger Pauley – the vintage girl – put together this very professional pitch for a vintage television show for the networks. Amongst others – she interviews Gabriela Hernandez in her Besame Cosmetics salon in Burbank California. Watch the full feature. It’s a great idea – visit Ginger’s Facebook…

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