My, What Big Eyelashes You Have!
The pursuit of long, thick and dramatic eyelashes is not a new one. As far back as ancient Egypt, both women and men were grinding lead sulfide with other ingredients to make kohl, which they applied to the tops and corners of their eyes, eyebrows and eyelashes. This was most likely used as a protection from the sun and possibly to ward off evil curses. However, the look was decidedly chic. In nearly every corner of the globe since 4000 B.C., women have been pursuing the illusion of bigger eyes through shadows, liners, and especially eyelashes. More on Latisse and Eyelash Extensions