V0048935 Women wearing crinolines set on fire, ca. 1860, lithograph Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images images@wellcome.ac.uk http://wellcomeimages.org Women wearing crinolines which are set on fire by flames from a domestic fireplace. Coloured lithograph, ca. 1860. Lettering: "Fire". The horrors of crinoline and the destruction of human life. Lettering note: On the verso, a lithographed list of 54 prints, mostly on the subject of crinolines, available from the same publisher. One gives a terminus ante quem non for the present print: it showed the winner of the 1859 Derby. Colour Lithograph 1860 Published: [ca. 1860?] Copyrighted work available under Creative Commons Attribution only licence CC BY 4.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Each epoch and each nation have always had their own fashion trends and beauty standards. Sometimes women had to sacrifice their health, appearance, and even lives to meet these standards. On top of that, different terrible and weird things used to be really normal for fashionable girls of the past.

Jaga Trends wants to tell you about the most dangerous things our ancestors used to do to keep up with fashion.

Dangerous hair dye

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