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  • Olive oil , which ... was born cosmetics!

    The advertising is pretending to forget even the Odyssey of Homer.

    The first archaeological evidence of cosmetics in ancient times was the discovery of vials that contained a mix of lead and olive oil in Egyptian tombs, dated around 5000 BC.

    The ancients knew a lot, realizing the countless dermal properties of the olive oil.

    Do you know that thing with the Graces sprinkled the body of Aphrodite?

    When I was a kid I always give you a smile enough to sentence the elders of my family often repeated: “The ancients knew a lot” But the , a few years later, struggling with my cosmetic creations, having to think again .

    It ‘s true , the ancients knew a lot. They used in ancient times substances whose properties were well known and appreciated, and that have been “revalued” to this day.

    The most striking example? Olive oil , which … was born cosmetics!

    The first archaeological evidence of cosmetics in ancient times was the discovery of vials that contained a mix of lead and olive oil in Egyptian tombs, dated around 5000 BC

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    The advertising is pretending to forget even the Odyssey of Homer. The first archaeological evidence of cosmetics in ancient times was the discovery of vials that contained a mix of lead and olive oil in Egyptian tombs, dated around 5000 BC. The ancients knew a lot, realizing... 
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