Wigs have been an important part of personal adornment through the centuries where they have been worn to signify wealth and power as well as just fashion items. People have even worn wigs for very practical reasons as far back as Egyptian times for such things as cleanliness and hygiene and to protect the head against the elements. Join us now as we journey through time on the fascinating trail of wigs in this infographic.

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Wigs Through History

Irma Wallace

Irma Wallace

Co-founder and Vice President of SearchRank, responsible for many of the day to day operations of the company. She is also founder of The Arizona Builders’ Zone, a construction / home improvement portal.

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