S・N・A・C is a sculptural embodiment of sexuality, materialism, and infantilism as they are combined to shape an ideal in contemporary visual marketing. The advertising approaches for chocolate and cosmetic products are eerily similar given their fundamental differences as consumables - chocolate operating as a feminine indulgence and makeup operating as a feminine obligation. The pressures to eat and not eat, wear and not wear relate harmoniously in women's retail, where contradiction becomes a marketing strength.
Hand-sculpted lipstick (in Polyform Sculpey) used to create a food safe mold. 10 chocolate lipsticks cast in DOVE® Chocolate PROMISES®. Packaged in laser-cut boxes, hand assembled and labeled.