Eye liner or eyeliner is a cosmetic used to define the eyes. It is applied around
the contours of the eye(s) to create a variety of aesthetic effects.
Born in the desert environment of Ancient Egypt, eye liner sadly became
forgotten in the modern history after the fall of Egypt. Its triumphant return
The 50's brought the liquid eyeliner and invented the famous cat eye. An
undeniable influence in beauty, Brigitte Bardot, made the dark eyes and light lips
Mar 31, 2015 ... Eyeliner and Liner Notes: A History of Makeup (1900-1920) .... As push-up tubes
of lipstick had recently been invented (in 1915, but patented in ...
Jul 30, 2013 ... Eyeliner is one of the most important and popular cosmetic products today, but
did you know that it was likely the first cosmetic ever invented?
The history of eyeliner dates back to ancient civilizations and has been worn by ...
The 1960s brought about the invention of liquid eyeliner and it was applied to ...
Aug 30, 2014 ... Winged eyeliner, also referred to as a “cat eye,” could be the most classic beauty
trend in history. It was even part of Cleopatra's beauty routine, ...
Apr 20, 2012 ... The bold eye makeup in the '60s, best exemplified by Sophia Loren's winged 'cat
eye' liner and Twiggy's spidery eyelashes, had nothing on the ...
Eyeliner, Egypt, 4000 BCE. by Kelly Buffington '01. For centuries people have
used cosmetics to ... < Previous Invention · Methods & Sources >> · Next
Although it is difficult to say who exactly invented the first commercial eyeliner, it
is safe to say that eyeliner started to gain mass popularity in the early 1900's, ...