Mouthwash and Shame-Marketing: Proactiv be Damned

Welcome to Part 4. This post is the conclusion of a running story about my childhood with acne, and it is the strongest of all four parts. If you somehow got to this one first, just stay here. Previously on “This Blog”, I compared watching Proactiv ads, as a kid with acne, to seeing the Hindenburg burn from…

Here’s The Thing

Disclaimer: Persons and events depicted in this story have been reconstructed from fallible human memory and therefore cannot be trusted and furthermore will not be sued. This disclaimer feels legally binding. “Everything you do or say up there should tell the audience something about who you are.” Luke pointed at my chest looked into my eyes with an…