How the Beauty Rituals of Ancient Egypt Influenced the Modern World

The use of cosmetics, perfumes, and ointments

Kabir
Kabir
Oct 3, 2020 · 4 min read
Musician wearing a perfume cone, circa 1400 BCE
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Beauty rituals by ancient Egyptians

Cosmetic Box of the Royal Butler Kemeni in 1814–1805 BC (Left) and Cosmetic box in the shape of an Egyptian composite capital (Right)
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Eye-paints

Face-paints

Perfumes and ointments

Cosmetic palettes and jars

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Kabir

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