Unformatted text preview: family, friends, country and the gods. hysteria: Anxiety, and emotional tensions – thought to only be found in women by romans. for some reason, hysteria was much more prevalent in rome than it is now. working women: Did not know much about them,all sources were historically upper class men. only source is epitaphs. cosmetics: Ovid also advised women how to best make use of cosmetics. Ued arleym used eggs to moisten barley, honey, etc. and this causes skin to be smooth and radiant. Roman men/women used mixtures to dye hair (e.g. henna). german wigs were popular...
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- Ancient Rome, female public identity, Sempronia, RD Ch.