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C.: Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 143. Before the old kingdom – the earliest of the Egyptian civilization, bodies buried in the deserts were naturally preserved by desiccation. As the priests became more powerful, tombs became a part of great temples. The timeline below represents a brief history of cosmetics usage, beginning with the Ancient Egyptians in 10,000 BCE up through the beginning of the 20th Century. Queens could rule in the own right and were not merely the woman married to the pharaoh.

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