Lanoline (for chapped and dry skin)

1891- c.1950
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Lanoline used for penetrating the skin to provide suppleness and elasticity by nourishing fat cells, made from purified fat from lamb's wool.

Folder includes: Toilet Lanoline information sheet and types of product available such as cream used for the skin, toilet soap, toilet 'Lanoline' and Pomade. Advertisement, for Toilet Lanoline. Correspondence re. label for lanoline shaving cream 1891, (Acc82/1 Box 109 WGA248) includes proof of label with white leatherette paper and proof for label of shaving cream in smooth white paper.


1891- c.1950

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