You’ll Want to Try This Ancient Egyptian Beauty Ritual (Cleopatra Was a Fan)

Sponsored_banner
Milkbath_Shutterstock

Shutterstock

In ancient Egypt, Cleopatra was famed for her conquests, her beauty and her love of bathing in milk. In modern times, Egyptian beauties still swear by the beautifying properties of milk, adding a few cupfuls of powdered milk to their baths to soften their skin for special occasions. “Milk contains lactic acid, a natural skin smoother (alpha hydroxy acid!) and mild antibacterial,” says Jessica Krant, MD, MPH, founder of Art of Dermatology. “In addition, milk has anti-inflammatory properties and can calm irritated skin and make skin appear younger,”

XOXO_TheKnot_SKII_kievit

Want more beauty tips?

Find out what’s keeping Japanese women young

Argentinian brides have the secret to long, lush lashes

Croatian women know the trick to keeping calm

Jennifer Hudson and Gwen Stefani at The 2015 Grammys
Best Bridal Beauty Looks from the 2015 Grammy Awards
Bride With Green and White Bouquet
Where to Spray Perfume to Make It Last Longer on Your Wed...
Beauty oils
4 Beauty Oils That Are Great to Prep With For Your Winter...
blue wedding manicure
Wedding Day Manicure Dos and Don'ts
Wedding dress with cleavage
Hot Topic: Would You Get Temporary Plastic Surgery For Yo...
Save-vs-splurge-promo-1
Save vs. Splurge: Winter White Accessories For Your Weddi...

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Escort cards are extremely easy to personalize and an excellent way to bring in your wedding day colors -- from calligraphed seating cards set atop a textured linen to apples tagged with each guest's name or small personalized bundles of lavender tied off with string. Other ways to display escort cards: Pin them to a clothesline, post them on a board covered in color-coordinated ribbon, or incorporate them into your cocktail hour using personalized stirrers tagged with guests' names.
see more
  • Follow

    Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

    Join 1,096 other followers

    %d bloggers like this: