Tuesday, 17 June 2014
Nail polish originated in China, its use dates back all the way to 3000BC
Around 600BC, During the ZHOU DYNASTY the royal house preferred the colors of gold and silver, read and black eventually replaced these metallic colors as royal favorites.
During the Ming Dynasty nail polish was made from a mixture that included
In Egypt, the lower classes wore pale colors, High society painted their nails Red.
By the turn of the 9th century, nails were tinted with scented red oils, and polished or buffed, people in the 19th century early 20th pursued a polished look rather then a painted look by massaging tinted powders and creams into their nails. buffing them shiny, Graf's Hyglo was sold as a paste around this time.
If was after the creation of Automobile paint that Cutex produced the first modern made nail polish in 1917, In 1932 the Charles Revson Company (Revlon later) produced their first nail polish.
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