People say, “Beauty is pain.” I remember my grandmother telling me that as she worked her comb through the knots atop my tender head. When she was finished, I would look in the mirror and agree that the resulting braids were worth the pain. Some of the beauty rituals we’ve adopted may result in some sort of pain that we’ve decided is worthwhile or necessary (waxing, anyone?) However, what happens when the risk outweighs the reward?
There are a number of beauty treatments that are unsafe if not executed properly. Check out these five beauty horror stories.