The ancient Egyptian women were always depending on natural elements for their eternal beauty. The most famous woman in the ancient times was Cleopatra who was famous for her amazing beauty. Here are some of the secrets of the beauty of Cleopatra.
1- Aloe Vera.
2- Milk and honey.
This recipe is famous for its characteristics for beauty. The Egyptian women used to take a bath using milk and honey to exfoliate and nourish their skins. Milk helps to remove dead skin cells and honey helps to fight infections.
Coffee was used in Egypt as a medicinal plant before discovering that it can be used as a beverage. Ancient Egyptian women used coffee as a facial scrub. The recipe many Egyptian women follow now is to mix three tablespoons of coffee grounds with a tablespoon of a coconut oil and a teaspoon of honey. This recipe helps to soften and cleanse the skin.
4- Almond oil.
Almond oil has been used by the ancient Egyptian women to fight the signs of aging. It contains antioxidants and that’s why it can treat the signs of aging. Also, the ancient Egyptian women used almond oil to moisturize and nourish the skin as well as giving it a pleasant fragrance.
5- Henna, saffron, red ochre and burnt almonds.
Ancient Egyptian women used Henna to color their hair and to tint their nails. They used saffron as an eye shadow. Also, they used burnt almonds to darken their eye brows. In addition, they used red ochre for colouring their lips.