Ancient Beauty Secrets That Are Useful Even Today

Posted by Editorial Staff in History On 16th June 2017

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.


#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.

#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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