4. Body sugaring
The ancient Egyptians were no keener on body hair than we are today, so they used body sugaring to remove hair. They heated sugar in water to make a paste and then applied the paste to their skin and used it in the same way that would use a wax today. The difference is that it’s a lot less painful than a wax, but just as effective at removing body hair.
They also understood the benefits of avocado for skin care too. Just as you would today, the ancient Egyptians used to mash up avocado to a paste and then apply to their skin as a face mask, they also used to apply sliced avocado on their eyes to reduce puffiness and soften the skin.….READ MORE ON THE NEXT PAGE