Would this type commercial be a practical marketing strategy today?
How foolish it would be not to consider the vastness of technology and scientific developments.
Over the last 40-50 years, many cultural changes have taken place. Today there are a wide-range of fragrant, anti-bacteria, (cosmetics) natural-organic skin emulsifiers and other skin rejuvenators. Manicures have also become part of the maintenance of staying young. The biggest cheat sheet for looking young are the many advancing processes within the cosmetic fields of plastic surgery.
So, who is the mother, and who is the daughter, may not be an easy guess in these modern times.