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Emory Women Writers Resource Project

The Ladies Best Companion, an electronic edition

by Amelia Chambers [Chambers, Amelia]

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collection: Early Modern through the 18th Century

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To remove Pimples from the Face.

Take an ounce of burnt copperas, the same quantity. of starch, and as much brimstone; beat all these together, then dissolve them in rose-water, put them up in a chrystal bottle, let them stand a week, and when you want to use them shake the bottle, and rub your face with a little of it, laid upon a soft linen cloth.