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Brilliant Beauty Inventions, Higgins, Nadia

Brilliant Beauty Inventions

Author: Higgins, Nadia
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781541506602, Related ISBNs: 13057EB, 154150660X, 9781467716451, 9781467720069, 9781512445107
Classification: Non-Fiction

Synopsis

Can you believe that the paint used on cars inspired the invention of nail polish in the 1920s? Or that people have been making hair dyes for thousands of years, using everything from boiled walnuts to gold powder? Get ready to learn the strange stories behind inventions you use every day. From the woman who invented "kissproof" lipstick to the role toothpicks played in the creation of Q-tips, you'll find out how we got the beauty inventions that help us look great.

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