This section is an accumulation fo some of the product used in the past. All of these substances have since proved extremely detrimental to one's health. Could we be using harmful products without even knowing it?


This ad claims to be a safe arsentic complexion wafer. It was used by women to achieve the palest skin possible. The price of beauty is endless.

On the other end of the spectrum, look at tanning today. Haven't we learned anything?


The smoking ads shown here serve to show how popular it was. President Ronald Reagan, medical doctors and even Santa Claus were used to promote these hazardous products.


Have a toothache? Take some cocaine. It may sound crazy today, but it was readily sold in the late 1800's