Hair-raising facts about wigs

The hairpiece and its place in culture and society

Stars Insider

05/12/23 | StarsInsider

LIFESTYLE Society

The history of the wig has its roots in antiquity. The ancient Egyptians were among the first to wear artificial hairpieces. As the centuries progressed, the wig became a must-have fashion accessory, especially among royalty and the nobility. In fact, everybody, it seems, wanted a good hair day. But how did this clever imitation of a natural head of hair evolve, and who wore it best?

Click on and comb through these hair-raising facts about wigs.

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