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Which Compact Mirrors Fit Max Factor Creme Puff / Rimmel Stay Matte?

Which Compact Mirrors Fit Max Factor Creme Puff / Rimmel Stay Matte? This is a guide to help you find a beautiful powder compact to hold your favourite face powder, whether it is Max Factor, Rimmel, CCUK Constance Carroll, Miss Beauty or Estee Lauder Lucidity. These brands will fit many vintage powder compacts. All the above brands have pans of powder that measure 67 mm diameter, which is the size of the powder wells in many powder compacts made in the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and newer models also. So it is logical to assume that they will fit vintage compact mirrors. But which ones? This is what we tell you in this blog post. 

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How To Care For Your Vintage Compact Mirror

How To Care For Your Vintage Compact Mirror Storage: Many people use compacts as handbag mirrors on a day to day basis. Collectors will often keep compacts as part of a collection, especially if they are rare or beautiful. The first three comments below are aimed at collectors. Display cases should be in areas that will not be in direct sunlight as strong light can fade colours /colors. Also sunlight and mirrors are a real fire hazard.  

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