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Cosmetics & Fragrances

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image of Students in the Fragrance Labimage of cosmetic company logosThis guide covers mostly business and scholarly aspects of the study of cosmetics and fragrances: history, popular culture, business and marketing, aesthetics, and more. 

  
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mage left courtesy FIT's graduate  CFMM program                                                                        Image right courtesy FIT's undergraduate CFM program

Many popular works on makeup and style are listed in OneSearch, the FIT Library's online catalog; search "words in subject" using the phrase beauty personal.                                                                                                                                                               nsb 9/3/19                    

Selected databases: see subject pages for more suggestions

                                                                                           sample statista page

sample e-marketer page

"How to Have Lovely Nails" (1924)

"The History of Modern Nail Polish"
       Women painting her nails on a catalog cover, 1924               image of old ads, Cutex nail polish and nail care sets, $1-$3
(courtesy Hagley Museum and Library)

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