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Sunday, May 17, 2015

Who was Max Factor (Sr.)?

"Max Factor (15 September 1872 – 30 August 1938), born Maksymilian Faktorowicz, was a Polish-Jewish businessman. Founder of the cosmetics giant Max Factor & Company, he largely developed the modern cosmetics industry and popularised the term make-up in noun form based on the verb."

Max Factor in 1935, demonstrating his beauty micrometer device.

See more @ Wikipedia

More Info..

  1. @Max Factor International
  2. @Lifetime TV
  3. @About (dot) com
  4. The Man Who Made the Faces Up By Mary Tannen @ NYTimes
  5. Making Up Hollywood by Sasha Archibald @ Cabinet Magazine
  6. @WiseGeek