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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 ...

Nail Polish Facts - Weird History of Nail Polish - Good Housekeeping

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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 ...

Nail Polish History Dates Back to 3200 B.C. - Business - NAILS ...

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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 ...

8 Glossy Facts About Nail Polish | Mental Floss

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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 ...

Nail polishes Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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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 ...

The colorful history of nail polish | Alligator Blogs | alligator.org

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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 ...

The history of nail polish - SheKnows

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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, ...

A History of Nail Lacquer: Blood Red Nails On Your Fingertips

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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.

A History of Nail Polish - Nails - About.com

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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, ...

The History of Nail Polish | Nail Superstore Blog

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Technology and innovations in the nail industry have changed drastically over the years but what's the history of nail polish? Who invented nail polish? Did they  ...

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Nail Polish History - Who invented Nail Polish - History of Cosmetics

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Even though examples of nail polish can be found in many ancient civilizations, it was the modern times when these cosmetic products reached its popularity.

A Fascinating History of Nail Polish | Mental Floss

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Dec 11, 2014 ... A Fascinating History of Nail Polish ... Speak for yourself, I'm both a history nerd and a nail polish addict. I found this quite fascinating! The trend ...

The Origin of Nail Polish | The Classroom | Synonym

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Nail polish might seem like a completely modern invention, as comparatively contemporary as elevators, coffeemakers and the like. The sleek cosmetic products ...