Ancient Beauty Secrets That Are Useful Even Today

Posted by Editorial Staff in History On 16th June 2017
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The ancients had some weird concepts of beauty rituals (leeches and crocodile dung weren’t out of place), but they had a lot of great ideas as well. In fact, some of the ideas can still be used today. After talking with a few beauty industry professionals, we learned some ancient beauty secrets that we should be putting to good use today. Read on to better your beauty routine with ancient secrets!

#1 Olive Oil

Ancients called this product "golden," and with good reason: olive oil is now a base for numerous skin and hair care creams, shampoos, and balms.

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#2 Baths

Ancient Roman women spent many hours in their baths, enjoying small talk and changing hot and cool water.

#3 Aromatherapy massage

Massage has always been a favorite of many beautiful ladies, and when aroma balms and oils are added, the session is a dream come true.

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#4 Textured fabric instead of a scrub

When there’s no scrub at hand (or it’s not yet been invented), a cloth perfectly deals with doing away with dead skin cells.

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