Go to the Wikispace for Part 1!. Fads and Fashions. Chlorophyll Many Americans used products containing chlorophyll because it promised to make you smell clean and fresh Sold in toothpaste, gum, deodorants, canned dog food, etc.
Due to the terror or communism infiltrating the American society, many people turned to the conservative way of life
This conservatism also transcended into the fashion styles of the 1950s:
Though rebellion and rises against conformity were starting to become popular amongst the youth of America, many young adults were still very conservative when it came to fashion
Male Teenage Fashion
Because of Rock n Roll influence, some boys dressed as Greasers including leather jackets, t shirts, and blue jeans.
Female Teenage Fashion
Hair styles in the 1950s varied but were mostly conservative as well
Girls Hair Styles:
Boys Hair Styles:
Music in the 1950s had a very great impact on the American culture. As conservatism spread and adults attempted to push their confirmative ways onto their children, more and more young adults began to rebel due to increased popularity of Rock n Roll and its controversial lyrics and melodies never seen before.
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Don’t ask me how I know this… I hardly know anything about soaps. <.<
Doesn’t this scene look familiar?