Dove Real Beauty Campaign

Dove’s Real Beauty Campaign

I’ve blogged, last year, about Dove’s Real Beauty campaign.

They have started another campaign. And while one could find numerous potential issues with methodology, I think their campaign makes some irrefutable points that need to be assimilated into our culture.

Corporate fashion and glamour marketing promotes a tremendously unhealthy self image, especially among women. They know the uglier you think you look, the more of your money you will give them. It’s a huge industry and just another example of the worst of our economic system, a system that makes people unhealthy in so many ways.

This video is worth your time.

Then of course, the parodies start. This one, too, is worth watching because it’s a good laugh.