Make Your Zits Adorable by Calling them Zittles

Oxy tried to introduce this new word for pimples in the mid 1980s and as you all know, it was a rousing success. These ads tried to add even more words that could be used to describe people with skin problems. I guess they were hoping that the more words they could make up to make fun of people, the more Oxy they would sell.



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