Why Do Women Pluck Their Eyebrows

Eyebrow maintenance goes back as far as ancient Egypt.

Key Facts In This Video

  1. Eyebrow maintenance goes back as far as ancient Egypt. 00:32

  2. In the 1920s silent film starts relied heavily on being able to make strong facial expressions. 01:28

  3. We're much harder to recognize as individuals without our eyebrows. 02:27

Written by Curiosity Staff January 30, 2015

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