A Bygone Era

After seeing the vintage advertisements by Serge Lutens, I have elected to showcase; what I think are the finest examples of retro cosmetic and perfume ads that I feel show true artist merit. A real striking and at times surreal approach to advertising cosmetics. If it appears that all these ads are rouge heavy. Then yes, I have an established weakness for red lipstick hence why they feature so strongly. Beautiful art in its own right not just a way of the big brands to promote their latest products.

Advert lippy

vintage coty rouge

Lipstick ad

unknown japanese ad

vintage perfume 1927

Pink champagne mu ad

winx mascara

1935 ad

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One comment

  1. I love the Coty lipstick advert — all are very elegant.

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