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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

I'm Still Not Buying Your Dumb Soap

Posted by Alison Hallett on Tue, Apr 16, 2013 at 11:15 AM

But this Dove ad—in which an FBI sketch artist draws women first the way they describe themselves, and then the way a stranger describes them—plays to female insecurities in a fucking masterful way. "These women are prettier than they think they are, so maybe I am, too." 'Course, if they'd picked some less conventionally attractive women it would be a much more powerful message... but then they probably wouldn't sell as many soaps.

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