Role of the Hair in Ancient Egypt

Document Type : Original Article


1 Faculty of Tourism and Hotels, University of Sadat City, Egypt

2 Mansoura University, Egypt


The main aim of this research is to study the role of the hair in Ancient Egypt, as the hair was generally a symbol of mourning. In this regard, the study is divided into two (6) major parts as follows: Introduction, The hair care in ancient Egypt, The Hair as Symbol of Mourning, Diseases of Hair and their Treatment, The result, and the catalog of the hair styles in ancient Egypt.