Boy, imagine if those marketing wizards started focusing on your pubes – oh, wait…
5 Basic Facts of Life (Were Made Up by Marketing Campaigns)

#3. Convincing Women to Shave Their Legs and Armpits
Beauty books and catalogs from the pre-World War I era clearly show that the majority of American women at the time didn’t give two shits about underarm or leg hair.Shortly after World War I, however, advertisers suddenly started pretending that a hairless body was an established desire for women. These advertisements didn’t explain why women should remove hair, they just offered them a product for doing so, therefore suggesting that a market for said product already existed. And women snapped that stuff up like candy — abrasive, irritating, skin-raking candy. 

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Boy, imagine if those marketing wizards started focusing on your pubes – oh, wait…

5 Basic Facts of Life (Were Made Up by Marketing Campaigns)

#3. Convincing Women to Shave Their Legs and Armpits

Beauty books and catalogs from the pre-World War I era clearly show that the majority of American women at the time didn’t give two shits about underarm or leg hair.

Shortly after World War I, however, advertisers suddenly started pretending that a hairless body was an established desire for women. These advertisements didn’t explain why women should remove hair, they just offered them a product for doing so, therefore suggesting that a market for said product already existed. And women snapped that stuff up like candy — abrasive, irritating, skin-raking candy. 

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