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Hair scams in history Snake oil sellers have been with us for a long, long time.
Burnett's Cocoaine Burnett's Cocoaine for the hair.
Newbro's Herpicide Newbro's Herpicide.
Dr Scott's electric hair brushes Nineteenth century supplier of many quack medical products for hair loss.
Koko for the Hair An English snake oil
Hall's Hair Renewer One of the most well known 19th century hair loss snake oils
Barry's Tricopherous A product sold for over 60 years
Ayer's Hair Vigor Ayer's Hair Vigor was one of the most widely used hair loss treatments in the 19th century
Seven Sutherland Sisters Hair Grower The Seven Sutherland Sisters were a well known act at Barnum and Bailey's Greatest Show on Earth with the extraordinarily long hair