Topic: Vaginas

Vaginal Lubricant Uses Slippery Marketing Tactic of Female Empowerment Canadian ads for Mae by Damiva

Excuse me for once again having a chat with you about vaginas. Damiva, a new brand of products for ladybits whose name is a portmanteau of dame and diva, is…

November 28, 2012, 9:40 AM EST

Pad Ad Takes the Bold Step of Showing Periods Are Actually Red

Behold, ladies, our monthly menstrual cycle really is a period. One tiny, tidy, perfectly round drop of blood in the middle of your ultrathin Always panty liner. Whew! That'll make…

July 7, 2011, 2:02 PM EDT

Fake TLC promo isn't far from the real thing

A few months old, but new to us—this wonderful fake promo for TLC, advertising shows like 12 Wives 12 Problems, Dwarf Hoarders, Uterus Cannon, Cake Whores, Old Face New Vagina…

April 5, 2011, 3:50 PM EDT

Avoid agency catfights by hiring John Pace

Ad agencies are known for being emotional pressure-cookers, though I've never seen a throwdown quite as intense as the one dreamed up here by freelance copywriter John Pace. The Australian…

March 17, 2011, 8:15 AM EDT

Draftfcb condemns eye-vagina ad as a fake

[Note: This ad has been exposed as a fake. See the update below.] We've rotated this S.C. Johnson ("A family company") ad from Draftfcb Indonesia by 90 degrees to…

September 24, 2010, 10:57 AM EDT

Summer's Eve didn't see a problem with ad

After apologizing last week for telling women that cleaning one's vagina is the first step toward getting a pay raise at work, Summer's Eve has elaborated on how the…

September 1, 2010, 8:57 AM EDT

U.K. Brand Compiling Pet Names for 'Vagina'

As you know from Kotex's recent experience, American TV networks are not fond of the word vagina. Luckily, a British "tampon alternative" brand called the Mooncup is collecting women's pet…

March 23, 2010, 3:45 PM EDT

German ad promotes true scent of a woman

In the U.S., you can't even say the word vagina on TV. In Germany, things are more lax. You can create a (possibly gag-gift) scent called Vulva Original,…

March 19, 2010, 10:04 AM EDT

Another ad filmed from the POV of a vagina

Commercials shot from the point of view of the vagina are becoming ever more popular. Last year, we had that Grey Amsterdam spot for GlaxoSmithKline's Lactacyd vaginal cream. Now, Cossette…

June 17, 2009, 10:29 AM EDT

Finally, an ad told from the POV of a vagina!

Random thoughts about this commercial for GlaxoSmithKline's Lactacyd vaginal cream, shot from the point of view of a vagina: 1) It must be Dutch. Ah, of course it is.…

January 12, 2009, 8:09 AM EST