Manicure Set Found in Mesopotamian Tomb

Manicure set containing gold nail care instruments was found in a 4,000 year-old tomb at Tell el-Muqayyar, Iraq or ancient Mesopotamian city of Ur. Continue reading

China Created Nail Polish

China developed color nail polish around 3000 BCE various colours were assigned to different social hierarchy. Continue reading

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

Mineral Spring Luxury Spa Opens in Belgium

A mineral spring luxury spa opens to upper-class Europeans 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