Make up plays an important in all cultures and it has been used from thousand of years. In this article you will come to know very interesting facts about makeup.






































Fact #1
The world’s first ever cosmetics were created by lead and iron one by ancient Egyptians.

Fact #2
In the old days, makeup was used to frighten enemies, make magic and show a social rank.

Fact #3
In the 18th century, a law was passed by England that allowed men that they can divorce their wives if they caught them wearing makeup.

Fact #4
During the Helan period, a Japanese woman’s beauty was judged by the length of her hair.

Fact #5
Lipstick was considered as an necessary item for female nurses during the second world war.

Fact #6
In the Victorian Era, upper class women didn’t wear any makeup. It was only wore by working women, stage actresses and Prostitutes.

Fact #7
The first nail polish was invented in china in 3000 B.C. By mixing egg whites, beeswax, gum and colored powder.

Fact #8
In the 1400, hairless look was in. Women shaved their foreheads, plucked their eyelashes and eyebrows.

Fact #9
The earliest historical record of makeup is from the 1st dynasty of Egypt which was about 3100-2907 BC.

Fact #10
Sunscreen was developed by a pharmacist in 1944 to protect soldiers in the South Pacific.

Fact #11
In 1915, Lipstick comes in metal tubes.

Fact #12
Women in ancient Rome wore the sweat of Gladiators to improve their beauty.

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