Over the last few hundred years, we’ve learned a thing or two about our world that previous generations were completely clueless about. While some of their beliefs were harmlessly misguided, there were other “old fashioned” practices that actually posed a serious threat to those who performed them.
Not only are these 20 hygiene tips and practices from the past dangerous from a health standpoint, but they’re also utterly revolting by today’s standards. Whatever you do, definitely do not try any of these at home!
Can you believe the kinds of things that used to be passed off as good hygiene practices? Thank goodness for modern science!
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