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Why Victorian Men Had Glorious Beards
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: What the hell am I going to tell… melmagazine. Sideburns and beards disappeared, but the mustache came back in a short, clipped, and well-groomed version. Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin, every time. Silver and politics in Nevada:
Racism and Rabble-Rousing in Victorian England. This was the age of dandies, fops and massive wigs. All possibility of scorching the hair is avoided by the use of this waver, which will be found as easy to manage as ordinary curling tongs. Before the hair is washed the dandruff should be raised from the scalp by means of a brush having stiff bristles set quite far apart in a rubber back, which will yield to the scalp and thus render the bristles less rigid, though taking nothing from their effectiveness. The lower layer should be no more than a light fringe and should be disposed in three curls, the one at the center being curled downward and flattened with the iron, and the one at each side being curled upward and toward the part.
Laborers still wore hats; the peaked cap was one style worn by workers. The ideal hair was considered to be fair or red in colour and preferably naturally curly as inspired by the Queen herself. This mustache comb is of pocket size, measuring around 2 inches long and half an inche wide when closed and is composed of tortoiseshell with a silver mount adorned with a scrolling leaf border, Upon opening, the case becomes a convenient handle. It was shaved up the sides and cut very short in the back. In the s facial hair and men's grooming were more varied than before.