“Look at yourself in the mirror. Do you feel unattractive? I bet you do,” coos a gentle-voiced woman in a doctor’s coat. And here it is, the Dove ad parody you have waited so patiently to see! It’s got all the things you want from a Dove ad: pseudoscience, women saying how they feel about their looks, condescending nods from someone writing on a clipboard, and a surprise twist.
The video also raises an important question: What’s going on with the Nobel Peace Prize for the truth-telling, lady-confidence category? What are you waiting for, Nobel committee? Are you just holding off in case Axe body spray changes their tune or something? Why hasn’t Dove True Beauty gotten their big award yet?