Tag: crazy beauty treatments

When You Suffer, You Get Beautiful

The great lengths women can go to for looking beautiful! For centuries, women have subjected themselves to weird, crazy, and even downright dangerous practices to fit into the ideals of that particular era. They have mauled, manipulated, and perilously altered practically every part of their body – eyes, hair, lips, teeth, foreheads, stomachs, waists, feet, or breasts – to look WOW!

Strange Beauty Treatments Throughout History

Human history is full of people doing strange, dangerous, and sometimes downright insane things in the name of beauty. Some of these have become part of the popular consciousness, such as Chinese foot-binding, where the feet of young girls were bound tightly to prevent them from growing further and ruining the beauty of tiny feet. Others, however, have been more or less lost over the years and fallen into obscurity – but not for any longer! Here are some of the strangest things we’ve ever done in the name of looking good. Great post by guest blogger, Debbie Sweet.