Five Useless Cosmetic Items

Aiming to look well we tend to buy all the cosmetic serums, creams and lotions. But the result of using all these items usually appears to be far weaker than they promise in the ads. The effectiveness of the following therapies is often exaggerated by the producing companies to attract more potential buyers. There are at least six useless cosmetic items that promise the treatment for your body, hear or skin but are not worthy to be purchased.

  • The serum aimed to reduce dark circles around your eyes is a 100 % useless thing. Nothing can actually reduce them as they won’t seem to be lighter after the usage of cremes and various serums. The dark circles under the eyes are only to be concealed. If these circles are not the signs of exhaustion or distress they are the natural peculiarity of a human skin. The matter is that the blood vessels are situated too close to the skin surface. And how is the magic dark circle reducing serum supposed to work in this case? The best way to retain a fresh look is to get enough sleep.

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Various Standarts of Beauty

The most surprising image of a beautiful person was probably in the culture of the ancient Maya tribes. Being the dedicated sun worshipers they were eager to resemble their god. The flat and round face with the nose which is not protruded forward was the most desirable one. These “perfect” face features were the ones that everyone wanted to have. The offspings of Maya still have the batter noses. To reach this effect the scull of a baby was fixed in a special pieces of wood. The flexible bones of a baby were deformed in the way which made his head reminding the disc of the sun. The sign of the feminine beauty was the squinting. When a baby girl was born her parents hang the colored balls above her bed and the girl was growing cross-eyed for sure. Another fashionable trick was to grind the teeth down and cover the remains with the ruby or emerald powder. The adult women covered their body with a sticky smelly red butter. Wearing that strange greasy film on their bodies they were considered to be elegant. They also painted their faces.

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