Vintage Pastel Two-Tone Haircolor

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The current pastel and vivid haircolor trend might lead you to believe that fashion-forward hues such as pink, purple, and green are a recent invention. The truth is, women have been sporting candy-colored ‘dos off and on since at least the 1700s, when Marie Antoinette and other fashionable upper crust ladies dusted their wigs or natural hair with pink and … Read More

A Short History of Red Lipstick

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The first lipstick was made of white lead and crushed red rocks, and while its formula and its connotations have changed many times over the course of human history, lipstick’s popularity has never waned. It seems no color has more staying power or a more storied past than the iconic, perennial favorite, red. Please enjoy this short history of the … Read More