Cleopatra VII

The Royal Treatment: Beauty Products Inspired by Cleopatra

Ancient Egyptians used kohl, a lead base, to outline their eyes. This could have led to seizures or comas, even death.

Egyptian bracelet ~ Art Institute, Chicago.  Would I ever love to have a good reproduction of this!

Egyptian bracelet ~ Art Institute, Chicago - I'd love something like this, but maybe in white cold or silver.

Ancient Egyptian Falcon Art Print by TigerHouseArt - Idea of using the Egytian inspiration, Repin

this is an example of the iconography of the Horus Falcon. this specific design was created by TigerHouseArt. it was titled Ancient Egyptian Falcon Art.

the eye of hour ... Ra                                                                                                                                                     More

Chapter 2 Part 2 Eye makeup in Egyptian culture was worn mainly by royalty and leaders. Eyes were thought to protect against illness and were a part of their spiritual beliefs.

We all know that the ancient Egyptians worshipped felines to a marvelous extent. Is it possible that they knew something that we might have missed..?

Ancient Egypt is a lot like the internet. People wrote on walls and worshiped cats.