Treatments for wrinkles contained ingredients like gum of frankincense
Geisha would wear crushed safflower petals to paint their eyebrows, sides of their eyes and lips. Wax was used as a makeup base and rice powders were used to color the face
US and Australia
Tribes would paint their bodies and face for events or battles
Khol; a black powder was smeared on eyelids as an eyeliner or eyeshadow.
Many used white powder to achieve a paler face in order to get a more aristocratic look. Those who were part of the lower class had a darker skin tone because of working in the sun all day. Those of higher class were much paler due to time spent indoors.
Women barely wore makeup. Painting of the face was popular in wealthier women in attempt to look paler. Cosmetics would not be bought in stores like today.
Makeup and beauty products are widely available. Women typically use makeup to enhance their facial features
pigments, oils, waxes, carbon black pigment
Oils, SPF minerals, waxes
talc, mica, sericite, preservatives, colorants
beeswax. paraffin wax, mineral oils, caster oil, and pigmentation