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 best suited their complexion.
A selection of hair and beauty adverts from the 1930s, showing the colours, products and beauty ideal of the era.
A selection of Vogue magazine covers from the 1930s to the 1980s. It gives a glimpse into the ever-changing hair, makeup and clothing fashions for women.
A selection of photographs of British women taken in the 1930s, showing the hairstyles, looks and clothing worn during this era.