Whether you're a fan of tinted moisturizers, powdered formulations, or liquid makeup, you've got lots of options when it comes to choosing a foundation. But have you ever given much thought to how this standard cosmetic item came to be? Let's see whether you know the basics about bases.
What Do You Know About the History of Foundation?
In Roman Britain, women used starch, tin oxide, and _______ on their faces to get a pale glow.
During the 16th century, the "foundation" of choice was called ______, which was a dangerous combo of mercury and lead.
Modern foundation, a theatrical "greasepaint," was founded in _____ at the turn of the 20th century.
Who is credited with perfecting theatrical greasepaint?
True or false? The original theatrical makeup is very similar in formulation to what we wear today.
The first commercial foundation was called _______.