Fresco showing a woman looking in a mirror as she dresses (or undresses) her hair

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    This fresco (wall painting) shows a woman seated on a stool dressing her hair while looking into her silver mirror. It was displayed in a wealthy house in Stabiae, an ancient Roman town, and dates to around 2,000 years ago. The fresco reveals interesting information about the beauty rituals of ancient Roman women. Seneca, the ancient Roman philosopher, suggested that after washing a woman should tend to her hair first, then make-up, jewellery and finally clothes. However it is important to remember that what the (exclusively male) writers on this subject said women should do, and what they did, may have been very different.

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