Check Out This Vintage Beauty Ad Series. These Offensive Ads Actually Existed!

As time has passed, our society has changed quite a bit and I would like to think that we have become increasingly more open and progressive in our thinking.

However, Just 50 years ago advertising was a little more aggressive and direct than today. While modern advertising still promotes stereotypes of beauty for both men and women, at least they try not to use the word “chubby.” Most of these ads would certainly be considered offensive today!

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Source: A Weighty Subject.