Among the ranks of shifty vintage beauty treatments? DIY mascaras made of Vaseline and coal dust, sleeping with a full head of steel rollers, and — gross — paraffin wax as facial fillers. As much as we love throwback beauty looks, this list makes us grateful that we live in a day when less-toxic beauty treatments are available. Girdles? No thanks. (The Gloss)
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