/Tag: 1906

Sore throat: a Home Remedy '900

By |2017-03-02T14:58:33+00:00March 2nd, 2017|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Sore Throat After some time I go back to post health and beauty recipes taken from To be beautiful (Sonzogno, Milano, 1906), a start manual '900. The following is a remedy to cure sore throats: I quote: "For hoarseness and catarrh recourse to alum solutions [...]

Hand Cream with Glycerine: Start Recipe '900

By |2015-01-02T06:00:39+00:00January 2nd, 2015|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Many creams early '900 were glycerin-based cosmetics ready for sale at the supermarket and in perfumery are effective and safe comfortable, but sometimes it can be fun to do it yourself by following ancient beauty recipes already perfectly lapped by grandmothers, as the [...]

Oily Skin? Home Remedies and Tips' 900

By |2014-12-12T01:32:47+00:00December 11th, 2014|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Woman's Face (beginning of '900). The skin is cured by natural methods from the usual beauty manual To be beautiful (Sonzogno, Milano, 1906), I report some useful tips to care for and maintain the best oily skin; the text indicates those who at the time were considered the best remedies in this regard and suggests lotions and creams to prepare at home. "All [...]

Health and Beauty Home '900: Medicated bath to Linden

By |2014-12-10T04:13:10+00:00December 10th, 2014|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Health and Beauty in the beginning of '900. The dips (including that to linden) They needed to preserve health and beauty of the skin An entire section of the manual to be beautiful female beauty (Sonzogno, Milano, 1906) It is dedicated to dips, those baths that they had the function of preserving the beauty but also [...]

Chapped Hands? Ointment Start '900

By |2014-11-14T09:53:54+00:00November 14th, 2014|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

At the beginning of '900 hands were cured with creams and ointments homemade Chapped hands, rough, shallows, ruined by the cold and wind? Our great grandmothers, early last century, rimediavano with an ointment which carry the following ingredients, it also, like most of the recipes [...]

Beauty Home '900: Remedies against Freckles

By |2014-11-13T11:29:39+00:00November 13th, 2014|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

The face of a woman beginning of '900. The freckles were cloudy with several natural remedies On the female beauty manual To be beautiful (Sonzogno, Milano, 1906), are the most common remedies at the time to camouflage and lighten freckles, commonly known as freckles, typical of people with red hair and very fair skin. [...]

Female Beauty in the '900: Lotion against Hair Bianchi

By |2014-11-13T10:45:44+00:00November 13th, 2014|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

A girl of the '20s with crow-black hair. At the time, a lotion, a cream or a compress do-it-yourself could help counter Let's white hair, the graying of hair, the natural process due to 'aging that makes our hair more candid, nobody likes, but fortunately we have a [...]

Cream to Start Cucumber '900

By |2014-10-23T06:51:11+00:00October 23rd, 2014|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Africans at the beginning of '900. The face cream was often made at home with natural ingredients, including the cucumber, refreshing and soothing Do you want to try to make themselves a refreshing facial cream, softening and moisturizing taste a bit 'retro? The manual of female beauty to be beautiful [...]

Scented Water Do-it-yourself Start '900: Lavender and Violet

By |2014-10-23T02:12:26+00:00October 23rd, 2014|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Old advertisement for a perfume. The scented waters were very much in vogue at the beginning of '900 At the beginning of' 900, in addition to cosmetic, They prepared almost always at home even perfumes, or rather scented water, then very fashionable. The manual of female beauty to be beautiful (Sonzogno, Milano, 1906), reports numerous recipes [...]

A “Dangerous” Depilatories Metodo di Inizio '900

By |2014-10-21T20:14:13+00:00October 21st, 2014|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

An example of female beauty '900 I have already mentioned that women's hair removal at the beginning of' 900 was still far from being implemented with gentle methods and risk-free (http://www.pilloledistoria.it/6009/storia-contemporanea/depilazione-femminile-medievale-inizio-900), but among all the recipes recommended in the manual to be beautiful (Sonzogno, Milano, 1906), that carryover below, based on arsenic, my [...]