Desperate Housewives is still going strong and is about to start its ninth season. Fans are getting eager to see what juicy gossip is to come!

In the meantime, you can have a look at this collection of your favorite Desperate Housewives' characters. The beautiful ladies can be seen in photoshoots, endorsing products and posing for the paparazzi.

Implications - This trend reflects society's increasing desire for glamor. Even the normal "housewife" is looking to pump up the volume and the gossip in their own homes and communities. This can have impacts on other industries, in that brands may incorporate glitz into seemingly banal objects, so as to add allure to the products.