14 Amusing Historical Facts About Lipstick

A royal cosmetic that was seriously outlawed

Photo by Apostolos Vamvouras on Unsplash

If you have ever smeared on a bright shade of lipstick, you know the power that a tiny little tube can hold. But most people have no idea that this one little cosmetic has a long and storied history full of baggage, power, criminal activity, and women’s liberation.

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