The first cosmetic treatise of history. A female point of view

@article{Cavallo2008TheFC,
  title={The first cosmetic treatise of history. A female point of view},
  author={Paolo Cavallo and Maria Chiara Proto and C. Patruno and A Sorbo and Maurizio Bifulco},
  journal={International Journal of Cosmetic Science},
  year={2008},
  volume={30}
}
The Schola Medica Salernitana was an early medieval medical school in the south Italian city of Salerno and the most important native source of medical knowledge in Europe at the time. The school achieved its splendour between the 10th and 13th centuries, during the final decades of Longobard kingdom. In the school, women were involved as both teachers and students for medical learning. Among these women, there was Trotula de Ruggiero (11th century), a teacher whose main interest was to… Expand
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