This video nails makeup looks through the ages.

By Kelly Bryant,
October 21, 2015

Lisa Eldridge has created masterful beauty looks for A-list celebrities like Kate Winslet, Cara Delevingne and Keira Knightley, but she doesn't only know her way around a modern-day beauty bag, she's got the history of makeup down pat as well.

Eldridge is launching her book FacePaint: The Story of Makeup, and to promote the launch she created a mesmerizing video of just about every beauty look dating back to the days of Cleopatra. It's and also note where some current trends may have gotten their origins.


Who knew a Grecian goddess favored a unibrow or that 16th century aristocrats were all about the bright red blush?

Not only is this , it also provides some Halloween inspo, if you're still looking or a beauty look that will work as a costume. We're totally digging the silent film era look.