Maybelline’s Two Inventions-The History of Eyelashes

It was a century of revolution for eyelashes. The 20th  century started with two innovations: a new improved mascara made by  Maybelline and new artificial eyelashes.  MAYBELLINE It seems that,  in the early… Continue reading

MAX FACTOR-THE WATERPROOF MASCARA

THE WATERPROOF MASCARA Around 1940,  more and more women  started using eyebrow pencils and mascaras as a daily routine.  Waterproof mascara became popular at that time and available to the  public. Years before… Continue reading

THE FIRST FALSE EYELASHES

The   legend says that David W. Griffith, the American cinema director,   invented them. Maybe the idea was flying around, maybe someone else was   working with the same purpose, maybe some people were making… Continue reading

The Eyelash Electrolysis

  “In  1869, I devised and had made a delicate electro-cautery, with which I  propose destroying the follicle and the hair papillae”. Trichiasis  and distichiasis, with an improved method for radical treatment, St. … Continue reading

The 20th Century-The History of Eyelashes

 MAYBELLINE It was a century of revolution for eyelashes. The 20th  century started with two innovations: a new improved mascara made by  Maybelline and new artificial eyelashes. It seems that,  in the early… Continue reading

19th Century-The History of Eyelashes

EUGENE RIMMEL AND THE INVENTION OF THE MASCARA At the times of Romanticism and during  the Victorian Era (1837-1901), the use of cosmetics between women  started to be  popular. A time of luxurious… Continue reading

Medieval Period-The History of Eyelashes

During  the Medieval period, and even in the Renaissance and until the 18th  century, eyelashes were not  styled. Women, in general, removed  eyelashes and eyebrows in order to give more importance to the… Continue reading

Ancient Times-3500 BC -The History of Eyelashes

EGYPT Since the most remote times eyelashes were smeared, dyed, and  ornamented in order to give more expression to the eyes, or by magical  or medicinal reasons. The most ancient testimonies of this … Continue reading

What Is An Eyelash?

Eyelashes  are  human hairs  on the upper and lower eyelids. Each eyelid has  layers of eyelashes within a row, we can have three to five layers of  eyelashes in the eyelid, which protect… Continue reading

Hello world! Battle of the Lashes —-The Relaunch

Photo Courtesy of Buzznet We proudly introduce you to the Battle of the Lashes Blog Campaign -A Battle of Eyelash Artistry-created to educate, inspire and friendly remind the world of the power one… Continue reading

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