Egyptian Makeup Influencing Our Beauty Rituals

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Yet ancient Egyptians didn’t only apply makeup to boost their appearances. Cosmetics also had practical uses, ritual functions, or symbolic meanings. Still, they took their beauty routines seriously. The hieroglyphic term for makeup artists derives from the root “sesh,” which translates to write or engrave. Plenty of skill was needed to use egyptian makeup The most refined beauty rituals were carried out at the toilettes of wealthy Egyptian women. A…