Max Factor: More Than A Creme Puff Or Pan Stik

Max Factor was a real person—founded in 1909, Maksymilian Faktorowicz, (1877–1938) was originally from Poland, and sold and made his own make-up line when he moved to Los Angeles, California. It was here he developed his own version of greasepaint for Hollywood actors. By 1935 Pan-Cake […]

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The Man Behind The House Of Rimmel

These days it’s better known as Rimmel London and can be found worldwide in drugstores and supermarkets. It all began in 1834, when Eugene Rimmel who was originally a perfumer branched out into cosmetics. The brand has always had affordable and up to date products with […]

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Lush Cosmetics back in the 1990s

Back in the 1990s, there was a company called Cosmetics To Go, which I ordered from and is now known as Lush. I still have some of their old brochures they used to send out, as it was originally a mail order company,and they were fun […]

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