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You've probably seen at least one of the viral beauty videos that showcases women's makeup and hair trends over the years. It's interesting to look back and see how much has changed: the lipstick shades that are always in style (hello, ruby red!), the eyeshadow colours we'd never be caught dead in again, and the hairstyles that defined a decade--but it's only a very small piece of the puzzle.

After her frustration with the simplicity of these videos hit a boiling point, Polish seamstress Domowa Kostiumologia set out to create a more historically accurate version. She did a bit of research, and realized women were doing a whole lot more during these time periods than getting dressed up in the latest and greatest trends.

Take a look at the video below. It'll give you a whole new perspective on the past.

SamanthaSpeisman_HeadshotSamantha Speisman has been a lifestyle editor and writer for more than eight years. Prior to joining as managing editor, she was the health and fitness editor at She’s also written for popular Canadian sites like, and