First Roman Barbers

Ancient Romans organized professional barber guilds in 303 BCE. Continue reading

Egyptians Created Toothpaste

Egyptians used toothpaste made of ground pumice stones mixed with wine vinegar circa 2000 BCE. Continue reading

Egyptians Used Shampoo

Egyptians used shampoo of diluted citrus juice about 2500 BCE. Continue reading

Creation of Movie Makeup

Max Factor developed a makeup line specifically for Hollywood actors of semiliquid tan greasepaint in 1910. Continue reading

Invention of Bristled Toothbrushes

Chinese invented bristled toothbrushes made of bone or bamboo handles and hog bristles in 1498. Continue reading

Styling Hair Combs Found in Egyptian Tombs

Styling hair combs were discovered in Egyptian tombs from 4000 BCE. Continue reading

First School for Mirror Artisans

The first school for mirror artisans is opened in Greece in 328 BCE training in metal polishing techniques using sand. Continue reading

Bic Disposable Razors

Bic Company of France marketed the first disposable razor worldwide in 1975. Continue reading

Perfume Created for Queen Elizabeth of Hungary

The Hungary Water perfume made for Queen Elizabeth of Hungary in 1370 was an alcohol solution containing a scented floral oil blend. Continue reading

Perfume Bottles Made in Egypt

Perfume bottles were used in ancient Egypt from 1000 BCE following a 2,000 year old Continue reading