The plucked brows further accentuated this [artificial] effect a sthe uneven line of the natural brows was replaced by a precise arch. Lips too were sometimes artfully bow-shaped. Each feature stood out against a smooth white surface. It was an artificial scheme that produced a doll-like paintend look when cosmetics were used to eccess - "The Damned and the Beautiful" Paula S. Fass
FlappersFlappers were a "new breed" of young Western women in the 1920s who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, listened to jazz, and flaunted their disdain for what was then considered acceptable behavior. Flappers were seen as brash for wearing excessive makeup, drinking, treating sex in a casual manner, smoking, driving automobiles and otherwise flouting social and sexual norms.