Tagged: Beauty tips

Your Face Needs Exercise, 1937

I think there’s something in facial exercises. I had a sheet of such exercises printed off from an Indian newspaper some years ago and, during the stretches that I remembered to actually do them...

Plastic Surgery, 1935

Oh, I can’t tell you the joy I felt when I saw this book,┬áThe Universal Home Doctor, on the shelves of of one of the few charity shops in town which still sells proper...

Smoke-Tinted Skin, 1935

An article highlighting the effects of the smoggy atmosphere in the towns prior to the Clean Air Act of 1956, which was brought in following London’s “Great Smog” over 4 days in December 1952,...

Beauty Hints, 1914

Beauty hints from 1914. I might try the “drying your face upwards” one, my creases could do with being smoothed out. Rinsing your hair in cold water is still said to help promote shininess,...