How Girls Tortured Themselves to Lose Weight in The 1950s

If you believe it’s hard to slim down these days, it used to be even tougher. Weight loss techniques a couple of decades past were absolutely weird, although people’s bodies stayed the same.


What sort of perverted science experiment is this?

What kind of twisted science experiment is this?

Take a trip down memory lane by seeing this weight reduction video from the 1950s below. It”s nearly as great as going to the gym today, given the number of cringing you”ll do.

(via VintageFashions)

Yikes. That 5 AM twist type doesn’t look half as bad now compared to all these torture devices.

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