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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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An excellent Remedy for Freckles in the Face, that seldom fails of Success.

Mix an ounce of lemon-juice with two ounces of Venice soap, add to it half an ounce of oil of almonds, and the same quantity of oil of tartar; set it in the sun, and keep stirring it every day till it becomes hard, then soften it with oil of rhodium, and keep it for use.