All it takes is a walk through a museum to be able to tell that makeup has come a seriously long way over the past few centuries. But don’t take it from us, take it from a beauty historian: Lisa Eldridge. That’s right, this beauty vlogging, Lancome creative director is also a beauty history buff. She’s even about to release her first book, Face Paint: The Story of Makeup. But until that drops, follow the link below to watch a brief video where Eldridge explains which famous periods were the best to be born a beauty-lover.