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Decades of Fragrance - NEW Rollerballs!

We are so pleased to bring back our beautiful fragrances in our new roller ball packaging! Easy to use and perfect for on the go! Unsure of which scent is for you? We can help!Our Decades of Fragrance Collection is the fruit of 6 years of research and exploration by our founder Gabriela, to bring you the essence of each decade featured in the collection. We wanted to give you an olfactory picture of a decade of time, using familiar ingredients from each period to create an impression in your mind of a time gone by. Each perfume extract is meticulously crafted from precious essential oils and natural vegan alcohol. Be transported to your favorite era with each of our...

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Cake Mascara How To!

Before the tube mascaras we know today were invented, it was all about Cake Mascara. From Ancient Egypt all the way to Marilyn herself, women would drop a few drops of water (or spit!) onto their mascara cake, rub the applicator around and apply to lashes. You might ask why we brought it back? The answer is simple! This is the best mascara to build up those lashes with no clumps! Wash your applicator afterwards and you have the easiest most sanitary way to get beautiful lashes like your favorite old Hollywood starlets! Here are some tips and tricks to get you started!  Using our Cake Mascara is as easy as... well... CAKE!  Slide box out and open wax paper...

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Get to know our Brightening Powders!

All of our powders are finely milled, gluten-free, paraben-free and made in the U.S.A. They are perfect for brightening skin, evening skin tone, setting makeup and controlling shine without build up. Wear them alone, over foundation or after your makeup is completely finished. Perfect for around the eyes to lighten dark circles and excellent for photographs! Choose your perfect powder: Vanilla Powder: Soft powder with yellow tint to color correct redness and even skin tone. Perfect for light to medium skin with a subtle Vanilla scent. French Vanilla: Soft powder with yellow tint to color correct redness and even skin tone. Perfect for medium and olive skin tones with a subtle Vanilla scent Vanilla Chai: Soft powder with cocoa tint...

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Besame Supporting the Veterans

Thank you to all the ladies who expressed their feelings about the meaning of Victory Red. It is a very special color to us here at Besame. There were some questions in your comments about another WWII color that was released later in 1944 called Montezuma Red.  This color was commissioned by the government and made to match the chevrons in the Marine's uniforms as well as the cords on their hats. Having seen the shade and also having some of the hats in our collection, I have a strong suspicion that the color was very close to Victory Red. I spent over 3 years searching and researching to develop Victory Red and I am proud of how true to...

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Besame at the 2016 Tony Awards

We were so thrilled to collaborate on the make up for the family of Lin Manuel-Miranda for the 2016 Tony Awards! The Hamilton musical on Broadway is all about the American dream and so is Bésame. We were so lucky to be a part of something so exciting. Thank you to Candy J. for working with us and creating these fabulous looks. You can follow her on Instagram at: (@CandyJx) Lin’s mother Luz Miranda is wearing Cherry Red and his sister Luz Miranda-Crespo is wearing American Beauty. Both are wearing our Translucent Delicate Rouge Blush, Cream Mascara and Vanilla Powder.    Videographer: Amanda Hiciano (@Exhibit_Ah)  Hair: Illy Lussiano (@IllyLussiano) 

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