COSMETIC SURGERY: The physical, cultural and psychological issues of cosmetic surgery including permanent cosmetics.
TATTOOING, PIERCING & SCARIFICATION. for cultural, spiritual and adornment reasons.
Representation of many designers of the 20th century often including timelines of their work
Technique, history, process. What do you call that kind of hat? Who invented and promoted the bra? Topics not limited to one era or one place.
From Ancient Egypt through the middle ages and the Renaissance and finally the elaborate hair styles of the 18th century
From long beautiful curls at the turn of the century and Gibson Girl upsweeps to the 20s bob and the permanent wave of the 1930s
From the bouffant and the beehive to the long and straight and finally to Farrah and Bo.
Bigger hair is always better and hairspray makes it happen in the 80s then on to the 90s for the Rachel.
the creative; the dramatic; the out of the ordinary, the sometimes just plain strange.
a sampler from all periods and places. More jewelry is also found in the time-period and place boards under the appropriate era or culture.
Beads are some of the oldest artifacts of all - includes beads from prehistory through today.
Manicures, grooming tools, shaving, deodorants, skin creams and hygiene products. The marketing of beauty.