Write a brief note about the beauty industry in postwar America. According to Huxley, what was the impact of the "beauty cult" in America? What does Huxley say about external beauty? How is health related to beauty? And how do social disharmonies affect the beauty of individuals?

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In Aldous Huxley's essay "The Beauty Industry," he talks about how the beauty industry is the only sector which stayed buoyant throughout the depression of the 1930s and how women increasingly use beauty products to make themselves look younger. One impact of this "beauty cult" is that women...

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