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History of Makeup

When makeup came to existence, it was first considered to have a dangerous use and effect. Primarily the idea was caused by the fact that it is made up of chemicals that may be harmful at times and these are Lead, Sulfur, and Mercury. Makeup, back then, was used by women without the consent of the men more specifically fathers and husbands and due to numerous people who seem to contradict the use of the makeup, women somewhat feared. This fear actually led them to just settle on pinching their cheeks and lips to give some color. It was in 1920 that the use of makeup widened in a sense that women were given the opportunity to learn more about makeup, its new trends, and even on how to apply it. From then on, women were into its usage since makeup was believed to be safer made and more to this, they were given more choices. Read More