Beauty Secrets From Ancient Chinese Royals And 5 Tips To Get Age Defying Radiant Skin, While Looking Fabulous

For more than a thousand years, silk was a luxury enjoyed exclusively by Chinese royalty. The Romans coveted the secret of silk, which they were convinced was made from thread growing from a tree. The wealthy and powerful the ancient world over, in fact, coveted the secret. The Chinese threatened to immediately execute anyone who shared it with outsiders. The tale goes that in China’s Han Dynasty, Princess HePin refused a politically advantageous marriage arranged by her father, Emperor Liu, unless he would share the technique of silk making with artisans in the Xiongnu Empire where she was to reside. Though he had unlimited authority and influence, the Emperor agreed. The technique eventually spread from China to Japan, India, Italy...

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