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Title: Hoe eene Vrouw het Haar en het Teint moet verzorgen. Cosmetische CauserieŽn. Tweede Druk [Second edition].
Description: Rotterdam, Nijgh & Van Ditmaer, 1929. Small 8į. Original limp clothcovered boards. Covertitle in bold yellow type with a coloured illustration in centre, matching dustjacket. 128pp. Some monochrome illustrations after drawings in text with expert commentary, including a few feauring basic plastic surgery to a female breast (rather sketchy indeed), formulas in text, table of contents. Dutch language practical guide to the application of cosmetics and plastic surgery on behalf of women, general upkeep by cosmetics of female complexion, hair care and its hygiene. Correct and incorrect treatment of female hair, superpluous hair and its removal, upkeep and improvement of female complexion, the red nose and how to deal with it, facial pigmentation, skin transplantation, dental and general mouth care, legs and feet, basic cosmetic surgery (breasts, noses, lips, etc.). An iteresting and rather early basic guide in good condition, WITH DUSTJACKET. Dr. P.H. van der Hoog (1888-1957?) was a medical doctor, specialized in dermatology who travvelled extensively across the World, from Saudi Arabia to Indonesia and the dutch territories of the West Indies. Overthere he studied local indigenous hebrs useful in medicine. In 1935 he founded his, later globally operating, cosmetics empire under his own family name, which is still a name in cosmetics based on herbal ingredients.

Keywords: cosmetics hygiene haircare females complexion formulas herbs beautycare plasticsurgery skins history dermatology skincare transplantation

Price: EUR 55.00 = appr. US$ 59.78 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 55492