4000 years ago the ancient Egyptians began to use wigs, is the first nation in the world to use a wig, began to spread from the Early Dynastic ancient kingdom from the third to the sixth dynasty, common to both men and women wear wool blended human hair made virgin human hair. Length wig style with age due to social status to another. Current popular "magic formula" and compared to ancient Egypt wig really a bit similar to it.
Ancient Egyptian women's wigs style is more natural, men's wigs are more fancy complicated. Length wig during the Old Kingdom of the ear down to touch the shoulder length hair was shaved off the habit yet, but coupled with short hair wig, wig or hair extensions way to increase the real hair. There are also many styles of wigs, suitable for use headdress, ancient Egyptian women will be accompanied when attending festive occasions in the ornate wig on special occasions fragrant cone ornaments, jewelry balm gradually over time within the melt , into the wig exudes bursts of fragrance. Some wigs will be added to pad the date palm fibers, so that wig more abundance. In addition to his lifetime will use wigs, wig ancient Egyptians also buried, they deemed to be reborn in another world also need to wear a wig, archaeologists also found many tombs buried with a wig.