― Since yesterdays look was such a hit, I thought we should go over the whole NEON trend. ∙ Did you know neon is actually a chemical element very common in the universe but rare on earth? In 1898 British scientists Sir William Ramsay and Morris Travers liquefied air to isolate its various parts; and so Neon was born. Then in 1966 Andy Warhol silk-screens a pink-neon cow giving it a new use. But it wasn´t until 1984 when it started showing up in clothe, everything from shoes to makeup. Fast [...].