Timeless Beauty: Skincare Through The Ages

By Karen Harris
A detail of a painting from the tomb of Nakht depicting three ladies preparing for a feast by using skincare products. Source: (Photo by Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images)

According to paintings, sculptures, and literature, the women of antiquity were gorgeous. From Cleopatra and Helen of Troy to Guinevere and Sita, there was certainly no shortage of beautiful women from our past. How did they stay so beautiful without the Clinique Skincare line, Botox, and Instagram filters? You’d be surprised at what women used to use to keep their skin healthy and glowing.