Manicure, a term that resonates with beauty, has become more and more clear in people’s mind. Manicure refers to the work of manicure, also known as manicure.
In recent years, manicure has become more and more popular. I believe that girls have experience in manicure. But do you really understand the origin and history of Manicure?
The Origin Of Manicure
In 3500 BC, ancient Egypt had a tradition of nail care and painting, and the ancient Egyptians took the lead in using the fur of the gazelle to polish their nails. At that time, people used the red flower leaves extracted from the froth leaves and the ancient copper color extracted from the insect secretion to make nail dye for daubing nails, palms and soles of feet.
Oldest Manicure Record
In an archaeology, a cosmetic box was found in the tomb of Cleopatra, which records: “virgin nail polish” is used for the Western elysian fields.
The Development Of Manicure In The World
As early as 3000 B.C., China had produced nail polish with beeswax, protein, gelatin and other materials. In the Ming Dynasty of China in the 15th century, the royal family had dyed nails black or red. In the same period of ancient Egypt, the nails of kings and queens were dyed red, while the nails of common people in ancient Egypt were dyed light.
17Th Century, Manicure Became More Popular
By the 17th century, there were gradually reports of fingernail dyeing. Beautiful ancient Egyptian, Greek women and other beautiful Oriental women began to care for their nails and paint them. They are equipped with luxury nail boxes that are beautifully decorated.
Manicure Was A Symbol of Identity
Both the British royal family and the Chinese Qing Dynasty Royal family have the tradition of keeping nails. Keeping white nails means not having to work hard, which symbolizes status and power. So that, people with long and gorgeous nails mostly belong to the upper class.