Stories

Cleansers & Toners

Cosmetic Skin
Liquefying Cleansing Creams
Skin Tonics, Astringents & Toners
Soap & Water

Creams & Lotions

Acid Creams
Arsenic-Eaters & Cucumber Creams
Cerates
Circulation Creams
Cold Creams
Day & Night Creams
Glycerine Creams & Jellies
Hazeline Snow
Motor Skin
Muscle Oils
Petrolatum/Petroleum Jelly
Rolling Creams
Skin Breathing
Skin Foods
Vanishing Creams

Specific Skin Problems

Blackheads
Bleach Creams
Enlarged Pores
Face Skinning
Freckle Removers
Massage, Wrinkles & Double Chins
Mercolized Wax

Masks

Albumin Wrinkle Smoothers
Arden Vienna Youth Mask
Clay Masks
Complexion Clays and the A.M.A.

Biologicals

Antibiotics in Cosmetics
Avocado Oil
Embryo Extracts
Hormone Creams, Oils & Serums
Mink Oil
Placental Creams & Serums
Pollen Extracts
Royal Jelly
Turtle Oil
Vitamin Creams

Toiletries

Ban
Deodorants & Antiperspirants
Stopette

Electrical treatments

Diathermy
High Frequency
Iontophoresis & Desincrustation
Rubinstein and Red Noses

Other Machinery

Carbonic Gas Sprays
Complexion Analysers
Compressed Air Massage
The Drilling Machine
Facial Irons
Red Light, Blue Light
Vacuum Suction
Vapourisers (Steamers & Atomisers)

Manual Therapies

Bust Treatments
Face Moulding
Facial Gymnastics
Paraffin Wax Treatments
Patters
Straps, Bandages & Tapes

Hair Removal

Chemical Depilatories
Electrolysis
Thermolysis and the Blend
X-rays and Hair Removal

Foundations & Powders

The Bite Test

Cake Make-up
Charles of the Ritz Powder Bars
Compressed Face Powders
Concealers
Coty “Air Spun” Powder
Liquid Face Powders
Loose Face Powders
Pearl Powders
Poudre de Riz
Powder Creams
Queen Alexandra and Face Enameling
Rachel

Lipstick & Rouge

Indelible Lipsticks
Lipsticks
Lipstick Wars
Rouge

Eye Make-Up

Artificial (False) Eyelashes
Cake Mascara
Eyelash Beading
Eyelash Growers
Kohl
Lash-Brow-Ine
Liquid & Cream Mascara
Water Cosmetique (Mascaro)

Hands & Nails

Barrier Creams & Lotions
Hand Balms, Creams & Lotions
Nail Polishes
Nail Powder Polishes

Stage & Screen

Arden Screen and Stage Make-up
Early Movie Make-up
Esther Williams breaks Powell’s Face
Greasepaint
Max Factor and the Tube
Pan-Cake Make-up
Panchromatic Make-up
‘The Women’ (1939)

Other Make-Up

Colour Coordination
Colour Matching
Cosmetic Stockings
Make-up, Personality and Types
Pearl Essence

Cosmetic Regulation

Complete Story?
Hexachlorophene
Ingredients Lists
Lash Lure
Patent Medicines and Cosmetics
What is a Cosmetic?

Other

Aerosol Cosmetics
Arden Beauty on the Wing
Complexion
Coronation Cosmetics
Coty and the 1939 New York World’s Fair
Du Barry Success Course
Hystogen
Max Factor Factory
Radioactive Cosmetics
Revlon and ‘The $64,000 Question’