These days, most of us wash our hair regularly, often on a daily basis. But it wasn’t always so. Throughout history, civilisations have taken different approaches to sanitation and cleanliness, with hair care often pretty low on the scale of importance. Much of the emphasis was placed on reducing unpleasant odours and dressing.
Get ready for some surprising and even grotesque hair care facts as we journey back in to the mists of time to discover some of the odd potions and techniques our ancestors used for their hair care – read more