Aesthetic Alternative

Sugar-free products use visual appeal to overcome pessimism

Implications - Though it's now common knowledge that refined sugar is harmful to the body, many are skeptical of making the switch, prompting companies to appeal to other senses than taste. Focusing on the visual aspect of alternatively sweetened products redirects attention, positioning sugar-free products as more special than their predecessors.
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SCORE: 6.2
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SCORE: 2.7
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