How ancient Egyptians used wigs and hair extensions to cover up hair loss over 3,000yrs ago

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Ancient Egyptians wore wigs just like their counterparts in Mesopotamia, Crete, Persia, and Greece. Linen, sheep's wool, animal hair, or…

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