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27. Radior Chin Straps
After Marie Curie discovered radium, it quickly made its way into a series of different beauty products as a miracle ingredient. It was thought to erase wrinkles and resurrect nerve endings, and one famous product was the "Radior Chin Straps," pads you'd place onto your wrinkly problem areas. 

An ad from 1915 read, "If placed on the face where the skin has become wrinkled or tired the radio-active forces immediately take effect on the nerves and tissues. A continuous steady current of energy flows into the skin, and before long the wrinkles have disappeared." But you would also get a big dose of cancer with that.

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