This is so fascinating. Read on to discover how lip color and shape is influenced by economic and financial status of American society as well as the pop culture of the time.
Li Edelkoort, one of the world’s best known trend forecasters, takes us through the decades, one pout at a time.
"So what will the future bring? History will continue to repeat itself. She predicts that, for now, generous, whitish beige lips will reflect our nurturing desire to live at a sustainable, slower pace. “Thinner lips will take us into the 2020’s,” she says. “Eventually, perfect red lips with harmonized proportions between the eyes, lips, and body will balance our beauty in the new era of post-recession and reconstruction.”"
*source: beauty press / images: beauty press