One Sort of Facial Promotes Another

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You see. It's not just us. Even our readers' minds are as sick as ours. From a reader, this Clinique ad - currently appearing in People - comes to us today in an attachment called "Money Shot" along with wonderment regarding just what sort of facial is being eluded to. Really. How exactly does a glob of fluid on a woman's face promote moisturizing cream?

by Steve Hall    Aug-15-06   Click to Comment   
Topic: Strange   

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you have to be kidding me, right? This has to be a joke that somebody set up just to see if it would get through. Oh dear.

Posted by: topcad [TypeKey Profile Page] on August 15, 2006 3:32 PM

I'd like to know which issue of which magazine this ran in. No way in hell Clinique would be that obvious.

Please update if you get hold of a hard copy.

Posted by: pat smith on August 15, 2006 8:07 PM

i sent it in. and yes, it is real. check out this week's issue of People. i also saw it in Redbook (i think). it is part of a 3 page spread. this was the most "compelling."
_AS

Posted by: Austin on August 16, 2006 9:49 AM

Oh yes! Don't you know i moisturize like that every morning? NOT.

Posted by: Adrienne Brand on August 16, 2006 10:30 AM

My wife is a CD on the brand. It's real. It's in her book.
Internally, no one ever makes the connection.
Can't wait to show her this.

Posted by: Steve on August 17, 2006 8:40 PM

Og my word, i did wonder when i saw it a while ago. I suppose the majority of the target audience will not make the connection. Or am i being as naive as the clinique client?

Posted by: Darkeel on August 21, 2006 8:35 AM







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