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This research was carried out to find out how the beauty make-up was started in the past as life culture, how the beauty make-up was changed through, and to define several terms of the beauty make-up.The results of this research are like these. First, generally, the beauty make-up means taking care of the body or decking the body. Specifically, the beauty make-up means putting the colored substance on the face to make oneself look better. Second, the beauty make-up has started with the human history, at that time, the beauty make-up was used mainly for the body protection and the superstition. Third, Korean make-up was originated from the tattoo in Three Kingdoms era, under the influence of Chinese make-up Forth, in Ko-Ryo Kingdom era, the nation instructed the beauty make-up skills to the female musicians and dancers working in the palace, and made them wear thick make-up. Fifth, the civilization of Chosun influenced the beauty culture, made the beauty make-up from Japan usual, and made the western beauty make-up skills in public. During the research, there were several limitations and suggestions. First, the articles and remains for the research were limited, so we only could guess about the origin of the beauty make-up. Second, in the past researches, the beauty make-up defined unclearly, so we suggest that this term should be clarified as soon as possible. Third, it would be useful to research about our traditional beauty make-up based on period, function and forms of make-up.