Watch This Woman Capture 100 Years of Ethiopian Beauty in One Minute

Continuing our historical tour around the world.

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The 13th episode of Cut Video' (opens in new tab)s fascinating 100 Years of Beauty series brings us the stunning evolution of makeup and hair trends in Ethiopia over the last century. Watch model Feven G (opens in new tab) take you through each distinct look, from the powerful braids of the 1910s to the natural look of the 30s to the Western-inspired sleek bob of the 60s to the bold colors of the 80s—and on. Then check out the behind-the-scenes video (opens in new tab) to learn about the incredible women in history who inspired these trends. 

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