Kim Kardashian in Paris. Author Rae Nudson examines the reality-TV star turned billionaire businesswoman’s influence over beauty trends. Photo:  Marc Piasecki/GC Images
Kim Kardashian in Paris. Author Rae Nudson examines the reality-TV star turned billionaire businesswoman’s influence over beauty trends. Photo: Marc Piasecki/GC Images
Beauty

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The meaning of make-up and why it’s far from a frivolous enhancement

  • Author Rae Nudson has taken a deep dive into beauty culture and its history. Her conclusion: make-up should not be underestimated as a force for change
  • She ranges across issues from the vapid cosmetic questions the first American woman in space was asked, to Hong Kong domestic helpers denied the use of make-up

Kim Kardashian in Paris. Author Rae Nudson examines the reality-TV star turned billionaire businesswoman’s influence over beauty trends. Photo:  Marc Piasecki/GC Images
Kim Kardashian in Paris. Author Rae Nudson examines the reality-TV star turned billionaire businesswoman’s influence over beauty trends. Photo: Marc Piasecki/GC Images
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