Eye Liner May Have Protected Against Disease?

My gal Denise alerted me to this historical beauty news (my favorite kind, actually) about eye liner in Egypt circa 4,000 years ago. Evidently, an Egyptian-era smokey eye warded off eye infections, thanks to lead salts in the makeup. Fascinating! The more you know.

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