Drop Dead Gorgeous with Jim Lewis sponsored by Historic Vienna, Inc.
Local author, historian and preservationist Jim Lewis discusses the deadliest fashion trends of the past. Poisonous skin regimens, bad diets, tight corsets and the hottest hairstyles.
The length we go to for beauty knows no bounds; plastic surgery, chemical peels and tattooed make-up are all extreme measure to achieve that picture-perfect look, but at least we’ve got our doctor’s seal of approval on their safety status. Beauty addicts from years gone by weren’t so lucky. From skin regimens brimming with poisons and parasite-based diets to breathtakingly tight corsets and the hottest hairstyles, please consider joining usas we journey through some of thedeadliest trends that claimed their very own fashion victims.
If you've been watching Bridgerton or Queen Charlotte, you won't want to miss this event.