Posts tagged "beauty tools"

Quiz: Guess What These Strange Vintage Beauty Products Were Used For

We slather on tons of lotions and potions in order to get our skin glowing and gorgeous -- and apparently women have been doing this since the beginning of time. Just ask Cleopatra's eyeliner applier. But in the 1950s and '60s, beauty treatments took a strangely Draconian turn. Our friends at Collectors Weekly dug u…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 25, 2012

Betty Draper’s Hair Dryer

Have you ever noticed that a) travel hair dryers are sometimes more expensive than regular blow dryers (why?) and that b) they're sometimes uglier? It's not too often when packing our bags for a fun trip (which in itself can be pretty fun) that we get excited about tucking in our travel dryer. Now thi…

By: Leonora Epstein / November 9, 2010