Wooden Kohl Bottle

L27-550

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Wooden Kohl Bottle

A traditional bottle manually made of wood and preserves the Kohl with a wooden plug and a mirror, very nice to put in your bag or with your makeup.

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Wooden Kohl Bottle

The kohl or kajal is a powder composed mainly of galena, malachite, sulfur and animal fat used for eye makeup to darken the eyelids and draw the eye. Depending on the composition can be black or gray.The use of kohl is mainly widespread in Near and Middle East, North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. The first evidence of use of kohl date back to the Bronze Age (from XXXVI century BC), when it was used as protection against infections of the eye. Darken the eyelids, also prevent them from being dazzled by the sun. In addition, mothers used kohl to beautify the eyes of their children in the moments immediately after birth, in some cases, this practice was done to "strengthen the child's eyes", in others because of a widespread belief that the kohl move away from the child look of the 'evil eye'.

Traditional natural Kohl eyeliner & hand carved wooden bottle. The Berber kohl carved wooden bottle is decorated in green and red. Women apply the kohl as eyeliner by dipping the wooden stick (on the top of bottle) into a reservoir inside the wooden bottle.

Our product is a  traditional bottle manually made of wood and preserves the Kohl with a wooden plug and a mirror, very nice to put in your bag or with your makeup.