Fairies sprinkle it. Little girls adore it. You couldn’t have survived the ‘90s club scene without it. It’s called glitter and it’s got a history just like anything else. But unlike the length of its flash beneath the sun, glitter’s history lasts longer than a nanosecond. So let’s ruffle a few boa feathers, chip a stiletto, and explore something that most unglamorous folks don’t consider a worthy essay topic.
If you think that glitter originated with Tinkerbell, you are mistaken. Glitter has helped humanity shimmer...
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