Nail polish is a lacquer that can be applied to the human fingernails or toenails to
decorate and protect the nail plates. The formulation has been revised ...
Sep 10, 2014 ... Nail polish originated in China as early as 3000 BC. The ingredients included
beeswax, egg whites, gelatin, and vegetable dyes. In Ancient ...
This article published in Kanhistique by Aileen Mallory reveals some little-known
facts about the history of nail polish that you can use to impress colleagues and ...
Jul 31, 2015 ... In Ancient Egypt, nail polish was used to signify class rankings. Those in the
lower classes wore nude or light colors while the more elite ...
Unlike many other cosmetics that have a history of hundreds or even thousands
of years, nail polish (or lacquer, or enamel) is almost completely an invention of ...
May 27, 2011 ... Cleopatra, the last pharaoh of Ancient Egypt, continued this trend into the ... The
next few centuries don't cast much light on nail polish trends.
Dec 30, 2013 ... The invention of nail polish transformed hands from functional body parts to gem-
like ornaments to show off. If you were wearing nail polish, ...
Apr 25, 2012 ... Excavations of royal tombs found the first manicure set in ancient Babylonia.
Babylonian males of all classes wore nail polish, but instead of ...
Dec 22, 2015 ... As soon as we heard of spray-on nail polish, we had to give it a try. ... We first told
you about the invention of spray-on polish when it was ...
By Marissa Gold. If you ever wondered when nail polish first came into production
, you're not alone. We use so many beauty products on our nails, hands, faces, ...