19. Men Hated Women Who Wore Obvious Makeup In the Early 20th Century
Speaking of men having a lot of opinions, in 1938 The Lincoln Star went to Hollywood to ask actors what they thought about women's beauty routines. "Tyrone Power doubts if men think much about make-up, but says he notices only when there is too much or too little," the paper reported. Which gives women a very thin line to walk on! You need enough to not too look tired, but not so much that men fear they're getting tricked.
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