How to Hold Perfume—Glamorously!—According to Modeling Videos from the 1990s

Ever nurture fantasies of dominating the ads in Seventeen magazine? Perhaps landing a soda commercial or even—the ultimate—a coveted fragrance campaign? It’s not too late to pick up some only slightly dated tips from this supercut of instructional modeling videos from the 1990s.


The video—which we saw via Digg—is the work of the Found Footage Festival, which unearths strange and strangely engrossing VHS footage. Sit back and learn the basics of perfume holds, action shots, and properly sexy mouth motions.

Senior Editor, Attic Haunter, Jezebel

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What was the most nauseating perfume you wore in the 90's? Hands down mine was Debbie Gibson’s Electric Youth perfume. If memory serves it smelled like a tire fire in a rose garden.