6 Interesting Facts About Makeup

Makeup products

There's no denying that the makeup industry today is a huge one, perhaps as big as the financial sector. In fact, some studies suggest that 9 out every 10 ladies use makeup products of some sort. However, many of them aren't aware of how rich its history is and what interesting pieces of information you may find out about it. You can find about some of them here and you're sure they will blow your mind! Here are some amazing facts about makeup you hadn't known before:

5 Interesting Facts about BORA-BORA

Aerial view of Bora Bora Island

Despite the fact that we know very little about this amazing little corner of the world, usually that information is all about the fact, that celebrities love to stop by there time after time, and that here you can indeed enjoy a bit of paradise as well. Perfect weather and beautiful beaches help to feel like it as well. However, what else you can say about Bora Bora? Probably not much, if you haven’t read about it before.

The Curious Case of Eleven (11) Missing Days in 1752

Eeven missing days calender of September 1752

It all happened when Pope Gregory XIII ordered a change from Julian to the Gregorian Calendar in 1582, they had to cut down 11 days! Therefore, days were cut out between 2nd and 14th September 1752. But the government ended up paying for full 30 days. Find out why it was done so.

Louis Cyr - The Strongest Man in the Recorded History

Louis Cyr - Front pic - Huge Biceps

Since our childhood days, we have heard stories about many legends with incredible strength lifting huge objects with their unmatchable body structure. 'Hercules' for example is often depicted as a symbol of Strength. Even now we can see people with huge bodies competing in events to be the strongest man on the planet.

But the strongest man ever lived in the recorded history was Louis Cyr. He was a famous French Canadian Strongman who has achieved lot of fame by his strength and the most extreme, he carried nearly '2 Tons' on his back!

Total number of Websites & Size of the Internet as of 2013

Chart showing internet statistics 2013

As you all know, Internet is growing at lightning speed. The information stored on the net is Humongous. Every second millions of bytes are added all over the world. The immense data and knowledge on the net is growing at a mind-blowing rate and even estimates are proven wrong every second.

Have you ever wondered, 'How big is Internet? How many websites are there on the Net? Total size of the data accessible on the Web?'. Come let us take a tour to find out just how mammoth this Virtual Universe i.e Internet is?