9. England Punished Red Lipstick As Witchcraft
Back in the day, wearing red lipstick could literally get you burned at the stake. In the 1700s, Parliament introduced a law that stated if a women lured a man into marriage by using “scents, paints, cosmetic washes, artificial teeth, false hair, Spanish wool, iron stays, hoops, high-heeled shoes, bolstered hips," she will be tried and sentenced to death for the use of witchcraft. 

Men took not having a naturally hot wife very seriously.