The history of cosmetics spans at least 6000 years and is present in almost every
society on earth. Some argue that cosmetic body art was the earliest form of ...
Discover the history of cosmetics usage, beginning with the Ancient Egyptians in
10000 BCE through the beginning of the 20th Century.
May 24, 2014 ... Some of the looks that inspired these early cosmetic giants was makeup seen in
the theatre and ballet of the times. Commercial makeup really ...
A concise and lavishly illustrated history of women's vintage makeup looks, styles
and ... One huge change in the criterion for wearing makeup by the early 20th ...
Jan 18, 2012 ... Skin Care & Cosmetics: Then, Now, and in the Future. This BFT series will start at
the beginning and explore the ancient world first. Subsequent ...
Jul 28, 2014 ... From the copper and lead ore that the ancient Egyptians used to create the
world's first cosmetics to the scientifically advanced products of ...
Jan 25, 2012 ... We continue our multi-part series on the history of cosmetics with this ... Although
women of higher station in ancient Greece and Rome were ...
Cosmetics in the Ancient World. Women have always tried to enhance their
beauty. Even in Prehistoric times people wore necklaces or bracelets made of
Most experts agree that makeup originated in the Middle East; cosmetics are
mentioned frequently in the Old Testament and other ancient documents from a ...
May 22, 2014 ... It all goes back to the ancient Egyptians, who were the first women to wear
makeup. In a way, the basic motive back then was the same as it is ...