The History of Makeup [Infographic]

Makeup has been around for nearly 6,000 years and played an important role in nearly all cultures.

From the ancient Egyptian women who used kohl to blacken their lashes and upper lid to the modern day mascara and eyeliner used to make cat eyes made popular by Audrey Hepburn and everything in-between. Unguent was used by the ancient Egyptians to combat lack of moisture and wrinkles while today many women use botox injections. Whatever the method or brand preferred makeup has been and will be popular with women as it continues to evolve and change over time.


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