Category Archives: Gendered Products

Something Smells Funny

I decided to look at male and female body wash commercials’ differences for the blog post. I chose to watch multiple commercials produced by Herbal Essences, Dove, Axe, and Old Spice. I quickly realized that companies selling/advertising body wash products … Continue reading

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Drink Selection: The Big Decision

What signifies a manly drink or a ladies drink ? This topic has always beenbothersome for me. Even before I turned the prestigious age of 21, I was judged on the non-alcoholic drinks that I would order at a restaurant. … Continue reading

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Bath and Body Works Line for Men

  Bath and Body Works as always been seen as a store with a target market of female consumers.  They sale items such as lotions, body washes, shampoos, hand soap, candles, etc. These types of items mainly attract females and … Continue reading

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How Guys… versus How Girls…

There are a lot of stereotypes about the differences between men and women. The first five stereotypes that come to mind: 1. Men don’t cry. 2. Women are more emotional than men. 3. Men are stronger than women (physically). 4. … Continue reading

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Alcohol and Gender

Millions of dollars are spent on alcohol advertisements yearly!  Of course we all love the “most interesting man in the world” commercials. It’s amazing what Dos Equis beer can do for a man!  Commercials that are selling alcohol to women … Continue reading

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Yankee Candle’s new line of man candles!

Scented candles have always been seen as a female household product. Candle smells that range from a fruity smell to a flowery type scent.  These candles are perfect to light up in a bedroom, during a bubble bath, or even … Continue reading

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Do you want to smell full of sexual tension today? Buy Now!

As a modern woman who lives in the city, juggles full-time school and part-time work, a social life and my studies, I frequently feel the need to run through a tropical rain forest half naked followed by a leisurely sit in shallow … Continue reading

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