I recall, as a young child, hearing misogynist preachers say, “If the ole barn needs painting’, slap a coat on it.”. They were referring to their own enlightenment in allowing “liberated” women to now wear make up! I think they were trying to be funny while letting everyone know that God was now cool with women painting themselves. What simple mindedness—and that’s being kind.
At any rate, look at the dramatic power of makeup as art:
Brilliant! The second black and white required careful attention to perspective under the jaw line to give the impression that, from the camera angle, there were 2 people.