On the Edge: Controversial Ads – Do They Empower or Demean?
On the Edge: Controversial Ads - Do They Empower or Demean? Words by Zöe Hannah Article Originally Appeared in Love Happens Premier Print Issue, Vol. 1 January 2018 You’ve heard it a thousand times, and so have we: Sex sells. Whether it’s a bikini-clad superstar biting into a juicy hamburger or models’ sensuous legs entangled, advertisements have long used controversial imagery of women’s bodies to sell products. More often than not, those products having nothing to do with the someti