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Interesting Photos of Salons and Beauty Treatments at the Start of the 20th Century

2013-09-05

These days, going to the salon is as normal for women as going to the supermarket, so routinary that it’s hard to imagine the time when beauty shops looked different. If you’d like to know what a trip to the salon back in the early 20th century was like, we have some interesting photos for you to look at!

Ladies, is it time for your regular trip to the salon? Then, one our vintage offerings for today will certainly pique your interest.

The photos below show the treatments, procedures, and scenarios you could possibly witness or have done to you all in the name of beauty if you’re visiting a salon at the start of the 20th century. Some of the machines and tools used to carry out these treatments look like torture devices instead of salon paraphernalia. Or, they just look plain weird and crazy.

So, what do you think? Share your insights with us and leave a comment below!

All information and photos for this article were sourced from Vintage Everyday.

written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-09-05 #history #treatments #20th-century #analogue-lifestyle #lifestyle #beauty #vintage #vintage-photos #lomography

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