Topic: Skin Care

Banana Boat Wants to Help Men Spend More Manly Time in the Sun Let your elbow hair blow in the desert breeze

Banana Boat for Men is putting sunscreen in terms guys can understand, with words like "bacon" and "nap." You, lazy pig that you are, will turn into crispy pork parts if…

May 23, 2014, 9:47 AM EDT

Burt's Bees Puts a Fresh Face on Billboards and Coupons Removing vouchers reveals hydrated model beneath

To promote its new Intense Hydration line, Burt's Bees placed a clever "interactive" billboard on a busy street in Minneapolis. The sign showed a woman whose dry skin was made…

October 29, 2012, 9:18 AM EDT

Man-Butts Gyrate to Sell Women Skin Cream Vichy's 'Booty Break' is a full-screen rump romp

If there’s one thing that generally doesn’t get much attention—in life or mass marketing—it’s the man-butt. After the male stripper flick Magic Mike opens Friday, that may change. Add to…

June 29, 2012, 7:38 AM EDT

Will Nivea Lose Rihanna Over Racist Ad? Singer signed major endorsement deal this spring

This week's outcry over Nivea for Men's racist "Re-Civilize Yourself" ad has led some to call for Rihanna to cancel her endorsement contract with the company. The 23-year-old, Barbados-born singer…

August 19, 2011, 10:18 AM EDT

Australian Bus-Stop Ad Dispenses Sunscreen to Beachgoers

Now that scientists better understand what horrors the fiery death star we call the sun can enact on our skin, it's crucial to convey those dangers to a population that…

July 19, 2011, 10:08 AM EDT

Unblemished Justin Bieber pitches Proactiv

Proactiv continues its tradition of using perpetually unblemished spokespeople with Justin Bieber, whose swaggering endorsement doesn't cover the sad fact that his voice hasn't changed yet. He really does…

August 12, 2010, 9:31 AM EDT

Beauty of Vaseline ballet not even skin deep

Dancers in white bodysuits perform an aerial ballet "to illustrate the powerful penetrative abilities of Vaseline's Sheer Infusion body lotion" in this new spot from BBH. Note the keywords: Vaseline,…

October 13, 2009, 9:39 AM EDT

New York subway riders, Dr. Zizmor speaks!

Anyone who rides the New York City subway is acutely aware of Dr. Jonathan Zizmor. Dr. Z is a dermatologist and ardent believer in catchy subway advertising. The typical ad…

October 8, 2009, 1:33 PM EDT

Write your own Kiehl's skin-care comic strip

Kiehl's Acai damage-repairing skin-care products will make you feel like you have special powers. To celebrate this, Colle+McVoy built a brand site where you can create and share your…

September 30, 2009, 9:10 AM EDT