Category Archives: Barbie Doll

Barbie is Perfect!

Barbie“She can never bloat. She has no children to betray her. Nor can she rot, wrinkle, overdose, or go out of style.”Written by M.G. Lord, Forever Barbie: The Unauthorized Biography of a Real Doll. Barbie is perfect. Who can compete with plastic? In 1959 Mattel introduced their version of Barbie—the fashion model—and she ended up…

Youthful Obsession

The desire to look youthful is not a new obsession. Almost 400 years ago, Hungarian Countess Elizabeth Bathory slaughtered virgins and bathed in their blood in a futile attempt to renew her youth. Although self-worship is not new, it seems to be taking over our entire society. We are OBSESSED with youth and beauty. We…