Original ad here.
Everyone knows Avon and Mary Kay. But few recall "Studio Girl Cosmetics," although they endured for decades.
Here's a site
dedicated to their memory, maintained by a descendant of the founder.
What I find most intriguing is that they appeared to have had a sideline of vinyl albums as well. Music to paint your face by?
Back in 2009
, I posted about The Pope's Cologne, a fragrance supposedly identical to that worn by Pope Pius IX. But I failed to mention what is perhaps the cologne's most interesting feature. It comes with a scratch 'n' sniff holy card
. So if you ever need a little papal pick-me-up, just scratch the card and inhale the scent of Pope Pius.
Now that DreamWorks has acquired the rights to the Harvey Comics characters
, surely they will zealously protect properties such as Little Dot
and issue a lawsuit against such blatant ripoffs as Dot Perfume.