Welcome to Dauphines

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.

Wigs Bristol

If you are looking for a wig, why not try our sister site ''.  We have quality wigs for everyday wear.  If you are looking for a wig to hire or buy for theatrical shows look under 'Wigs For Hire' (sale prices on application).  If the wig you are looking for is a modern day style for health reasons (e.g. alopaecia or chemotherapy) or for theatre, look at our sister site Wigs Bristol.   We are happy to see people in our showroom  Please remember to make an appointment if you wish to try on a wig or come in for a consultation.  We are also happy to speak on the telephone - 0117 9560805.   

Dauphines retail outlet.

We are based at 7 Cleeve Road, Downend, Bristol BS16 6AD. Click here for full details but we are only open by appointment.  For a visit telephone 0117 9560805.

P & P to overseas destinations is likely to be/may be incorrect.  Customers will be informed and permission given before payment is taken.


Featured products

Kryolan Aquacolor Make-up Kit

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.


Aquacolor Soft Cream Metallic Shades 50ml

Aquacolor soft cream metallic shades 50ml.


Mehron Lip Liner Pencils

The lip liner pencils are available in six colours - Delice-Natural, Glacier Pink, Red, Burgundy, Mandarin and Cocoa.

Enhances the natural beauty of your lips.

To see the colours a little more clearly please click on the picture to enlarge it.


Kryolan Rigid Collodion 30ml

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.



Grimas Water Make-Up Pure 15ml

This water make-up works just like water paint, dries and hardly rubs off. Colours can be mixed and can be removed easily. Use cleansing lotion or baby wipes if necessary. No trace of colour will remain. Use cake make-up as a base. 39 colours.


K'lan Med. Sp. Gum Remover/Sil. Adhesive Rem.100ml

For removing medical spirit gum only.


Grimas Eyeshadow/Rouge 2gm

Grimas Eyeshadow/Rouge is an intensely coloured pressed powder for application to the skin to create a colour, shadow or highlighting effect. Eyeshadow/Rouge is suitable for a range of make-up purposes. Eyeshadow/Rouge is available in palettes of 6 and 12 pieces and in 2 gram individual (A1) cups (Pearl Eyeshadow 2,5 gram).

There are matt shades varying from bright colours to skin and shadow shades and there are glossy shades as well: Pearl Eyeshadow, for a glossy/iridescent effect. The colours can all be mixed.

Eyeshadow/Rouge has more uses than purely as eye shadow and blusher. For example, it is also used by cosmeticians/visagists for colouring eyebrows, as well as for modelling and shaping. Eyeshadow/Rouge also makes a perfect eyeliner when used in combination with Grimas Cleansing Lotion. Pearl Eyeshadow can be applied on top of lipstick, fixing and giving a gloss effect at the same time. Combined with Grimas Cake Make-up, Eyeshadow/Rouge can be used for shadowing and highlighting effects.

Toxicology - this product is assessed against the Cosmetics Regulation (1223/2009/EC)

Contains less than 50 CFUs/g of bacteria, yeasts and moulds. Pathogens: not present.

Work hygienically: with clean hands and clean materials. Can be used for children.

May be used near the eyes and on the mucous membranes but if spilt in the eye rinse with water immediately.

Dauphine Toupee Tape Rolls 25 metres

Double sided toupee tape comes in a 4.5 metre or 25 metre roll. Toupee tape has many uses:

1. To keep gentlemen's toupees on.

2. For any hairpiece that needs to be attached to a bald section.

3. For wig security in male and female wigs where there is baldness.

4. Beard security in large areas. this saves spirit gum being applied all over.

5. To keep clothes in place, e.g. cleavage or straps.