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Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Random Beauty Facts of the Day

  • Americans spend more than $5 billion a year on cosmetics, toiletries, beauty parlors and barber shops
  • The Giant African cricket likes eating human hair
  • The ancient Egyptians used copper and lead ore to create the world's first cosmetics
  • The average person grows up to 6 feet of nose hair
  • The origin of the word cosmetics comes from the Latin word Cosmetae, which was used to describe the slaves during Roman times whose function was to bathe affluent Romans in perfume
  • In Pre-Colonial Peru, the Incas washed their children's hair with urine to fight against head lice

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