Posts Tagged ‘Sephora’

A blog of ideas.

I’ve always been the kind of person to be interested in a little bit of this and a little bit of that. This might explain why I am not exactly very good at one particular thing, as I like to dabble into everything. I love anything from architecture to technology and reading anything from Dostoevsky to Perez. So it wasn’t surprising that a blog about random ideas caught my eye. This one post about, “The Anthropology of Makeup” is interesting and I found myself curiously lured to the makeup counter at Sephora and purchasing a tube of Bad Lash by Benefit

The Anthropology of Makeup

Science | The anthropologist behind “Love Signals” says mascara on women attracts men because men have darker, more uniform complexions. So, “a pronounced contrast between the eye area and the skin is a symbol of femininity.” [Psychology Today]

““Ideas” is a daily blog by Tom Kuntz and other editors of the Week in Review featuring brief posts on interesting articles and other stuff we’ve come across lately on the Web, in print and elsewhere. We’re generalists, so think of this as a grazing buffet for omnivores. Equally important, “Ideas” is a conversation, so please post your comments and e-mail us your suggestions.”

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