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Mummy study: Egyptians used hair gel

Researchers say their study of 18 mummies indicates ancient Egyptians used fat-based products as hair-styling gel. Hair samples collected from the mummies were examined under a microscope and the team found the hair had been treated with a substance made … Continue reading

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Diet of Ancient Egyptians

Diet of Ancient Egyptians The court bakery of Ramesses III Various forms of bread, including loaves shaped like animals, are shown From the tomb of Ramesses III in the Valley of the Kings, Twentieth Dynasty of Egypt  Doubtless, ancient Egypt’s … Continue reading

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