Bad Inventions: Dimple Maker

In 1936, Isabella Gilbert of Rochester, New York developed a “machine” to create dimples. In order to create the desired indentations, this device was worn over the cheeks while two knobs press into the cheeks. According to the¬†advertisement, after continual use, the device “soon make a fine set of dimples.” The American Medical Association argued … Continue reading Bad Inventions: Dimple Maker