Beauty Mask

March 1940 — At the International Beauty Shop Owners' show in New York City, Ruth Scott modeled a mask to heat the face and tone up the skin. The scratchers on her fingers were brass thimbles to protect nail polish until it dried.

Newsweek - Mar 25, 1940

Posted By: Alex - Sat Sep 09, 2017
Category: Beauty, Ugliness and Other Aesthetic Issues, Costumes and Masks, 1940s





Comments
I'm assuming this show was on October 31.
Posted by Virtual in Carnate on 09/09/17 at 08:14 AM
If she ever wanted to dump a boyfriend, all she'd have to do is show up on a date like that...
Posted by Brian in denial on 09/09/17 at 11:57 PM