Sexism in everyday Products Kacie Coloney

sex·ism- prejudice, stereotyping, or discrimination, typically against women

Brands often make similar products for both men and women. Their product packaging makes sure that consumers know what gender should use that item. They do so using...
Different color&shape....
Different scents....
Even different images...
and Ads
Companies try to capture the attention of men through the use of women in their ads
and try to show women the improvements they should make on themselves by using their products..

Works Cited

"Free 2-Day Shipping on Millions of Items." Walmart.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Mar. 2017.

"Gender-Targeted Packaging: 10 Packages Designed to Appeal to Men or Women." QuickLabel Blog. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Mar. 2017.

Ledbetter, Carly. "What The Packaging Of Women's Products Is Really Telling You." The Huffington Post. TheHuffingtonPost.com, 25 June 2014. Web. 14 Mar. 2017.

Melnick, Meredith. "Men's Grooming Products: Are They Really Any Different From Women's?" The Huffington Post. TheHuffingtonPost.com, 09 Feb. 2012. Web. 14 Mar. 2017.

"Women's Influence on Packaging." Natural Products INSIDER. N.p., 07 May 2007. Web. 14 Mar. 2017.

Credits:

Created with images by hannah.rosen - "Shampoo!" • Cubosh - "macro crayons" • aimeeimbeau - "girl kid child" • Zorah Olivia - "Canon" • EvelynGiggles - "magazines" • MikeSpeaks - "Men" • Steve Snodgrass - "WOMEN"

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