Italian Cosmetic Wash. Melilot water 12 oz., tincture of benzoin 2 drs.
Augustin's. Rose water 8 oz., salt of tartar 2 drs., tincture of benzoin 3 drs.
Lemon Cream for Sunburns, Freckles, etc. Sweet cream 1 oz., new milk 8 oz., juice of lemon, brandy, or eau de Cologne 1 oz., alum 1 oz., sugar 1 dr. Boil and skim. Buttermilk is used for the same purpose.
Lemon Embrocation for Freckles, etc. Borax 15 grs., lemon juice 1 oz., sugar candy 1/2 dr.; mix the powders with the juice, and let them stand in the bottle, shaking occasionally, till they are dissolved.