Dauphines of Bristol is the leading supplier of top-quality makeup and wigs. We have been in the theatrical business for a generation providing theatres, operatic societies, drama groups, facepainters and the public alike, with water-based makeup, cream makeup, camouflage, brushes, glitter, wigs for theatre and day wear. You name it, we supply it. Dauphines supply Nationally and Internationally to professional and amateur theatres, theatrical/operatic societies, television, catwalk, films also fashion for everyday use.
If you are looking for a wig, why not try our sister site 'wigsbristol.com'.
Dauphines retail outlet.
We are based at 7 Cleeve Road, Downend, Bristol BS16 6AD. Click here for full details.
P & P to overseas destinations is likely to be/may be incorrect. Customers will be informed and permission given before payment is taken.
Please note wig fittings must be made by appointment.
Aquacolor Make-up Kit is an excellent individual kit containing Kryolan's Aquacolor as a foundation plus liner, blusher, eye shadow, eyebrow pencils, lip rouges, hair mascara, water soluble spirit gum, FX wax, FX blood, liquid latex, crepe hair, make-up brushes, sponges and make-up manual, all in a handy transparent zip-bag. Kits are available in Light Caucasian, Dark Caucasian, Light Ethnic, Dark Ethnic and Olive.
Ideal for TV Film and close inter-action, for example at a party, to form a clear coloured scar. It draws the skin to form the shape. Very effective.
Diamond FX is a waterbased product that is highly pigmentated . Best washed off with soap and water.
A professional product.
Leichner Kamera Klear is now known as Camera Clear. This excellent product comes in many fashion colours. Apply with a sponge or your fingers. Because of its formula this product needs to be powdered.
Paradise Makeup AQ
Standard colours 40gm pots
Paradise Makeup AQ is a colour saturated, water-soluble, semi soft, moist cake makeup. used with water and applied directly to the skin over a base of traditional powder, cake or liquid makeup using a brush or sponge.
Our unique blend of ingrediants includes Aloe and Camomile to help make paradise makeup AQ safe and gentle to the skin. Glycerine, avocado and coconut oil provide rich vibrant colour, saturated coverage. The colour will dry quickly with minimal rub off. Washes off easily. No special removers needed. Brushes and sponges will also clean easily and last longer.
Grimas Cake Make-Up is a very matt basic make-up. It is used for cosmetic make-up (television, film and photography) as well as for large and small-scale theatre. Cake make-up is ideal for large areas of the body (e.g. for ballet, body-painting or facepainting. Cake make-up is available only in 35-grams. There is a large range of colours of cake make-up: black, white, off-white, grey and a wide range of skin shades, from light to very dark skin. the skin should be clean. You could use Grimas Cleansing Lotion. If the skin is somewhat dehydrated or sensitive, you can apply a thin layer of Grimas Under Make-Up Base once you have cleansed the skin. Do this a few minutes before applying the cake make-up to ensure that the under make-up base has been completely absorbed into the skin. Do not use any greasy creams under the cake make-up. Key to colour chart: B1 - beige 1; B2 - beige 2; B3 - beige 3; B4 - beige 4; B5 - beige 5; B6 - beige 6; D8 - for dark skin; D12 for dark skin; GO - Neutral light; G1 - Neutral women - G3 - Neutral men; G4; J3; J5; LE - Light eqyptian; DE - Dark egyptian; OA - Old age; PF - Pale flesh - N2 - Dark brown; N3 - Warm dark brown; 001 - White; 003 - Broken white; 101 - Black; 102 - Light grey; 1001 - dark brown; 1002 - Stage women; 1002 - Stage women; 1004 - Chinese; 1005 - Stage women; 1006 - Middle aged woman; 1007 - Old age; 1014 - Dark brown men; 1015 - Light brown women; 1027 - Stage men; 1033 - Stage women; 1040 - Gypsy, light brown; 1043 - Chocolate; 1075 - Brick red; 1124 - Stage colours increasing; 1125; 1126; 1521 - Corpse colour.