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Video: 1950s Face Cream Ad Smears Radioactive Dirt On Model’s Face To Demonstrate Its Efficacy

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Battle radioactive dirt with Dorothy Gray Salon Cold Cream

Society & Culture : The Retro Blog (5 years ago)

This 1955 commercial for Dorothy Gray Salon Cold Cream features a pleasant model going about her day normally. She shops and checks on her makeup. Then radioactive dirt is put on her face… It’s all very scientific, you see. The mak... Read Post

Need to Remove Radioactive Dirt From Your Face? Try Dorothy Gray Cold Cream

Lifestyle / Beauty : The Girls in the Beauty Department (2 years ago)

Here at Glamour HQ, we're all for a bit of beauty nostalgia, but sometimes, product commercials from the past can be a little bit, um, scary. Check out this Dorothy Gray Cosmetics commercial from the 1950s that will "remove anything... Read Post

Vintage video: Would you put radioactive dirt on your face?

Lifestyle / Beauty : The Beauty Brains (last year)

You won’t believe what they do to this models’s face to sell Dorothy Grey’s cold cream! They put RADIOACTIVE dirt on her face to prove how well the cleanser works – they actually show the Geiger counter! Fortunately, modern cosmetic... Read Post

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