The ancient Etruscans were the first one to dry, pulverize and sprinkle their body with oak moss, as a symbol of strength and virility. Then the Cypriots, who traded in all the Mediterranean area, the dust produced in their island from oak groves. Soon the Powder became the most popular make up for both women and men all over the world. Almost all the Perfume Houses have produced face powders, perfuming them with their most emblematic fragrances. Also their package was often designed by great artists. Their graphics reflect the styles and fashions of the XIX and XX centuries.