National Mud Pack Day
When : September 30th
National Mud Pack Day is today. Pile on the facial. Ladies, this is your day. Guys, you can get a mud pack facial, too. Just don't let your buddies know that you did!!
Mud packs were once the rage for facial treatments. It is still popular. But, the mud in facials has been replaced with a variety of other ingredients. It is supposed to keep the skin young, soft and supple. Does it work? Girls who use it, swear by it.
Did you know? A mud pack is a quick treatment for bee stings. Use it, if needed, when you are out on a hike, or until you can get to a place to be treated for bee and wasp stings.
Celebrate today with a mud pack. Guys, make this a special day by buying a gift certificate for a facial for your special lady. Make sure to tell her its not that she needs it. Rather, its because it is comforting, and will make her feel good.
Origin of National Mud Pack Day:
Our research did not find the creator, or the origin of this day.
We did not find any documentation confirming this to be a "National" day. We found no congressional records or presidential proclamation. However, we suspect somewhere along the way, this day came up for debate. At times, there certainly is a lot of mud slinging in the Congress and the Senate.
This Day in History September 30th
Spanish conquistador Hernando de Soto and his forces enter Tula territory in present-day western Arkansas, encountering fierce resistance. (1541)
The first performance of The Magic Flute, the last opera by Mozart to make its debut, took place at Freihaus-Theater auf der Wieden in Vienna, Austria. (1791)
Thomas Edison's first commercial hydroelectric power plant (later known as Appleton Edison Light Company) begins operation on the Fox River in Appleton, Wisconsin, United States. (1882)
Jack the Ripper kills his third and fourth victims, Elizabeth Stride and Catherine Eddowes. (1888)
Rayon is patented. (1902)
McKinley National Memorial, final resting place of assassinated U.S. President William McKinley and his family, dedicated in Canton, Ohio. (1907)
Babe Ruth becomes the first baseball player to hit 60 home runs in a season. (1927)
The Hoover Dam, astride the border between the U.S. states of Arizona and Nevada, is dedicated. (1935)
At 2:00 am, Britain, France, Germany and Italy sign the Munich Agreement, allowing Germany to occupy the Sudetenland region of Czechoslovakia. (1938)
The League of Nations unanimously outlaws "intentional bombings of civilian populations". (1938)
World War II: Holocaust in Kiev, Ukraine: German Einsatzgruppe C complete Babi Yar massacre. (1941)
The World Series, featuring the New York Yankees and the Brooklyn Dodgers, is televised for the first time. (1947)
The U.S. Navy submarine USS Nautilus is commissioned as the world's first nuclear reactor powered vessel. (1954)
Film star James Dean dies in a road accident aged 24. (1955)
Mexican-American labor leader César Chávez founds the National Farm Workers Association, which later becomes United Farm Workers. (1962)
James Meredith enters the University of Mississippi, defying segregation. (1962)
The Boeing 747 is rolled out and shown to the public for the first time at the Boeing Everett Factory. (1968)
Roberto Clemente records the 3,000th and final hit of his career. (1972)
The Hughes (later McDonnell-Douglas, now Boeing) AH-64 Apache makes its first flight. (1975)
Because of US budget cuts and dwindling power reserves, the Apollo program's ALSEP experiment packages left on the Moon are shut down. (1977)
Ethernet specifications are published by Xerox working with Intel and Digital Equipment Corporation. (1980)
United States Congress passes an Amendment that bars the possession of firearms for people who were convicted of domestic violence, even misdemeanor level. (1996)