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15 Unusual and Bizarre Beauty Devices in the 1930s and 1940s


Pictures below describe how terrible beauty care procedures looked like in the 1930s and 1940s. Women now must be happy they don’t have to spend many hours sitting under strange devices or put weird things on their faces.

Permanent hair procedure. Germany, 1929

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Blow-drying, 1920s

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Procedure of removing freckles with carbon dioxide, 1930s

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Warming mask for the face and head skin, 1940

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Legs massage with metal rollers for the weight loss. USA, 1940s

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Device that helps to correct the application of make-up, invention of Max Factor, 1930

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Ice mask by Max Factor

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Special mask that guaranteed a rosy complexion reducing the air pressure and allegedly substituted for a walk in the mountains

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Device creating the dimples on cheeks, used in the night. First produced in 1936

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Another device for permanent hair waving. Women had to sit with such a thing on the head for hours

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Beauty treatments at the Helena Rubinstein’s salon, 1940s

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Rubber “beauty masks” worn to get rid of wrinkles and skin imperfections, 1921

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Fruit mask, 1930

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Vacuum face massage for smooth skin and nice complexion, 1930

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

Beauties from the 1940s tried to save their skin from burns, before sunscreen was invented

Vintage Bizarre Beauty Devices

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