Creation of Movie Makeup

Max Factor developed a makeup line specifically for Hollywood actors of semiliquid tan greasepaint in 1910. Continue reading

Invention of Bristled Toothbrushes

Chinese invented bristled toothbrushes made of bone or bamboo handles and hog bristles in 1498. Continue reading

Mineral Spring Luxury Spa Opens in Belgium

A mineral spring luxury spa opens to upper-class Europeans Continue reading

French Guild of Perfume Makers

The French Guild of perfume makers Continue reading

Galen

Aelius Galenus or Claudius Galenus (Greek: Κλαύδιος Γαληνός; September 129 AD – c. 200/c. 216), often Anglicized as Galen and better known as Galen of Pergamon (/ˈɡeɪlən/), was a Greek physician, surgeon and philosopher in the Roman Empire. Continue reading

Invention of Cold cream

The influential physician Galen of Pergamon (now Bergama, Turkey), invented Cold cream, circa 180 CE, by mixing water, beeswax, and olive oil into a face cream that was effective in cooling and softening the skin at same time. Continue reading