IT Cosmetics - "Your skin but better" (2019) :30 (USA)

Jamie Kern Lima, co-founder of the company, demos the CC+ beauty cream on herself.
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Yves Rocher "The fish gape" (2016) 1:00 (Belgium)

Funny ad that shows what you can do with a small budget, for cosmetics and beauty brand Yves Rocher.

VW / Volkswagen - A crash course to shine - (2012)

To raise awareness about the dangers of applying make-up while driving, Volkswagen collaborated with make-up blogger Nikkie de Jager in this Guerilla

VW - A crash Course to Shine - (2012)

Violence against women EU - Cover the blemishes / Makeup tips - (2011)

Lovely lady shows us, youtube-webcam style, how to apply makeup that hides those blemishes such as major swelling and bruises and black eyes and...
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Apoteket / Apoliva - Seasons - (2009) :30 (Sweden)

This ad is currently scaring the hell out of Sweden.
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Volvo c30 - Individual - (2008) :60 (Sweden)

Whenever my daughter sees this on telly, she turns to me and asks "You will buy that? Yes?". Man does that ever make me feel old.

Coreana - East and West - (2008) :30 (Korea)

the infamous "Nazi ad" - background story in this post.

Quickies press ad 1980 UK

Domestic Violence - Makeup - (1999) 0:48 (Spain)

As a woman removes her makeup, she reveals her bruises.

Coty - Splish Splash / Watersplash (1988) print, USA

The newest wave in lipcolor. Feel the sensation as wonderfully wet water drenches

Maybelline - Forbidden Fruits - Kissing Slick (1980) print, USA

"I'm not as innocent as I seem"

American - Flight Attendant College (1980) - 0:30 (USA)

This young lady is attending flight attendant college, where how to do your makeup is part of the curriculum!

"Look ma, I'm a sexpot" - Yardley 1976

"I never dreamed I could be a sexpot till I found Pot'C'Gloss. It's the sensual way to make up.
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Coty - Nature's Blush "The Miracle that happens on your face" 1976

In the seventies, Coty launched a "miracle blush" that would only become a color once you applied it to your skin.

Love's Baby Soft - Innocence is sexy - (1975) :30 (USA)

Love's baby soft which promises your skin will be as soft as a baby's bottom, and that is sexy while a young model licks a lollipop with a n
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Love's Baby Soft - Because innocence is sexier than you think (portrait)

Somewhere, in a clients boardroom in America, someone thought this was a good idea. The seventies were pretty different huh?

Cornsilk - What does it take to make a girl blush these days" 1971

Nowadays, if a couple of sweet "nothings" whispered in her ear won't bring a natural glow to a girl's complexion, a little bit of

Maybelline - Jewels for your eyes - print (1970) USA

Maybe it's Maybelline?

Coty - "Play it with warm lips and soft eyes, very gently" 1968

To launch their "romantic theme and variations" palettes, Coty brought out the flutes and got a little suggestive.
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