The Real Reason People From History Wore Powdered Wigs

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For over a century, European men refused to go outside without first donning an enormous wig. At the time, the headpiece was better known as a peruke or periwig, and just like other bizarre fashion trends, the peruke wig has a fascinating history. It turns out that powdered wigs weren’t as innocent as they look – there’s a surprising secret hidden in peruke history.

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