Monthly Archives: July 2015

Sleep, Sun, Diet & Be Optimistic – Victorian And Edwardian Beauty Routine And Recipes

Sleep, Sun, Diet & Be Optimistic - Victorian And Edwardian Beauty Routine And Recipes
Making the best of it. Enthusiast. “This is really admirable! — I get my swim — and a Shower Bath in!” Punch. (11 October 1856): 148. (George P. Landow, The Victorian Web)

In the Edwardian era, women strived to get beautiful skin and a good figure naturally. Enough sleep and rest, exercise in the fresh air, protecting the skin in the sun, and a healthy diet with plenty of water, were all regarded as important for beauty. A woman should also try to be positve and avoid anger and sadness. Continue reading Sleep, Sun, Diet & Be Optimistic – Victorian And Edwardian Beauty Routine And Recipes

Wrinkles And Facial Massage – Victorian And Edwardian Beauty Routine And Recipes

Wrinkles And Facial Massage - Victorian And Edwardian Beauty Routine And Recipes

‘It has been said by a famous French beauty doctor […] that paralysis is a woman’s best friend. The sensitive face, showing all the feelings which a sensitive person endures for good or evil, very quickly wrinkles, and the nervous temperament, making big demands upon the vitality of the system, shows age long before the phlegmatic temperament, which floats on the waters of life serenely, blow the winds ever so fiercely.’ Continue reading Wrinkles And Facial Massage – Victorian And Edwardian Beauty Routine And Recipes