10 Grotesque Historical Beauty Trends That Could Have Straight Up Killed You
While we'll try any buzzy beauty routine once, we will never be as hardcore as some of our ancestors. You may have felt a stinging sensation during a bikini wax or pricking during microblading, but you've probably never been at risk of death while chasing aesthetic perfection. Unfortunately, this wasn't always the case.
Back in the day, people did some crazy sh*t to look pretty — like, drain-your-blood crazy. Read on for 10 historical beauty rituals that will make you thankful you live in 2017.