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Here are some makeup colour cards from the 1930s. Cosmetic brands had makeup swatches like these to allow customers to see their product range, as well as advise which shades…
A selection of hair and beauty adverts from the 1930s, showing the colours, products and beauty ideal of the era.
A selection of hair and beauty adverts from the 1940s, giving an insight into the fashionable makeup colours of the decade and how the hair was styled.
A selection of photographs taken during the 1940s showing everyday British women. We get a glimpse of the hairstyles, hats and clothes worn during this era.
In this post, we take a look at homemade cosmetic recipes that were very popular during the Regency period. Homemade recipes dealt with all sorts of cosmetic requirements, from brightening…
Our guide to women’s Regency makeup looks at the popular cosmetics used by Western women during this period. We also look at the “beauty ideal” in the eyes of Regency…