FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: NC2
An early 1980s ad, emphasising the toothpaste’s dual purpose.
[00:00:00] ADVERTISEMENT: can you identify the actresses in the ad?
Mum: “As long as I’m responsible for your teeth you’re using a flouride toothpaste.”
Daughter: “But I want something for fresh breath.”
Shop Assistant: “Ladies. Ladies. Why not try double protection Aquafresh?
“Aquafresh gives you the flouride of the best toothpastes plus a clear blue stripe for fresher breath. All in one toothpaste.”
Mum: “Well if it has my flouride…”
Daughter: “…and my breath freshness…”
Mum and Daughter: “…we’ll take Aquafresh.”
PICTURED: Aquafresh advertisement. COPYRIGHT: GlaxoSmithKline.