Betty Boop to the Rescue… Again
By Sade Lythcott
When the stock market crashed in 1929, there was no such thing as a golden parachute; the economy was all but dead, the housing market had collapsed, and the spirits of the people were desperately low. The Great Depression had settled upon America. Eagerly seeking out a distraction from the harsh realities of the real world, audiences clamored for animator Max Fleischer’s carefree, alluring new cartoon character—Betty Boop. — V Magazine
Sound familiar? Well, the folks at Lancôme are hoping that a little Boop is just what the doctor ordered for today’s difficult times. With the ultimate fashion makeover — from updating Miss Boop’s LBD to producing the perfect spray tan — fashion’s fun-loving glamour girl is officially back as the poster child for Lancôme’s new Hypnôse Star mascara.
I don’t know about you, but Betty Boop makes me happy just looking at her. You, too, can harness the power of all things Boop here on eBay.
(Image: Courtesy of V Magazine)