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Makeup Through the Ages

By Kathryn_Williams Apr 17, 2012

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In the Bourbon French court, putting on your makeup was like changing into fresh underwear: you did it because you never knew when you might be hit by a car, or a guillotine.
Topics: Beauty
Tags: slideshows, makeup

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Kathryn_Williams

Kathryn Williams is the author of three YA novels but only one with an Oxford comma in the title. She is a Taurus and hates writing bios. Check out her website, www.kathrynswilliams.com, and follow her on Twitter @kathrynwauthor.

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