Bathe Twice A Day
By Reagan and Roni
HISTORY OF THE SHOWER
In 2,000 BCE a form of soap was made
The Greeks invented a form of shower which sprayed bathers with water
Most Greeks at this time washing a bowl on a pedestal called a louterion. People would rub themselves with olive oil then rub It off with a tool called strigil.
Many ancient groups such as Egyptians, Greeks and romans understood the importance of being clean.
In the 17th century toothbrushes were introduced and people began to make scented soaps.
IN 1767 ENGLISHMAN WILLIAM FEETHAM INVENTED THE FIRST MODERN SHOWER. They were a series of metal pipes and a curtain around it
Middle class homes did not begin to have bathrooms in them until the mid-19th century.