• Short Summary

    A look at beauty treatments which involve raw egg on the back and strawberries on the face.

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    M/S of Madam Frieda Moroz in her beauty salon breaking two eggs. M/S to reveal that she is breaking the eggs over the back of a young woman lying down. Various shots as Madam Moroz massages the eggs into her back, they are supposed to feed and nourish the body. L/S as Madam Moroz picks up an electric massager and rubs the eggs in further.

    M/S of another lady sat in a room in the salon, she is cutting strawberries in half. Various shots as she cuts the strawberries, she takes them through and puts them on a table next to the eggs. L/S of the girl on the couch wrapped in a towel, Madam Moroz starts putting the strawberries on the girl's face. C/U of her face as the strawberries are put on, C/U as she sticks her tongue out of the side of her mouth to try and lick one of them.

    M/S of Madam Moroz running a bath, another girl in a dressing gown walks through and draws the curtains. M/S from inside as Madam Moroz helps her off with the gown which she puts on a coat hanger. M/S of the girl in the bath which has pine needle extract added to calm the nerves. M/S as Madam Moroz starts massaging the girl's leg. C/U of the girl in the bath, M/S as the massaging continues.

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    Colour pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:14:00 / 01:49:10:00
    CP 371

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