10 Facts about Makeup that will SHOCK you

10 Facts about Makeup that will SHOCK you

 

Facts about Makeup that will shock you- Samiksha Danish
Facts about Makeup that will shock you- Samiksha Danish
  1. A popular therapy called “urine therapy” is used by many celebrities to stay healthy and beautiful. This includes rubbing your first urine of the day on your face, and / or drinking a few drops
  2. Ground fish scales can be used to add shimmer to lipstick and eye shadow.
  3. The world’s first EVER cosmetics were created from copper and lead ore by ancient Egyptians.
  4.  60% of 12-year-old girls use cosmetics.
  5.  Dying your hair black in ancient Rome involved feeding leeches, putting them in vinegar, leaving the substance to ferment for two months and thicken into a paste, then applying the mixture to the hair and allowing it to dry for a day.
  6.  When waterproof mascara entered the beauty industry in 1938, it was made of 50% turpentine.
  7. Cleopatra was known to soak her ship’s sails in perfume so the fragrance would reach Rome (and Marc Antony) before she did.
  8.  In the old days, make up was used to frighten enemies, show a social rank or make magic.
  9.  Underarm hair was first said to be unfeminine by the Wilkenson Sword razor company in 1915 after a woman appeared on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar magazine without any.
  10. Cochineal is a red dye made of ground up beetles, and was used in ancient Incan and Aztec civilizations to color lips and nails red.

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