Fictionary: Marvel-ous

Fictionary is a column showcasing beauty-related words that don’t exist, but should.

Growing up with a brother who was essentially Brody from Mallrats, I learned a LOT about comic books. More than I wanted to. Too much of my childhood was spent learning the trivia that differentiates Green Lantern from Wolverine and the nuances of Daredevil vs. Spiderman. While I genuinely was on board with a lot of the sci-fi I had to endure (Quantum Leap, Star Trek: The Next Generation) the canons of Marvel and DC didn’t thrill me–until now. Why? Because Benefit has partnered with Marvel on a special edition comic called SpyGal (tagline: Thrills, Frills & Espionage!). Marvel-ous! Do you love it?

SpyGal’s pore-zapping persona was modeled after the POREfessional pore minimizing primer, a must for those with “yawning” pores that produce excess oil throughout the day.

Jason Lee as Brody with Stan Lee

The limited edition SpyGal comic is available this month at Benefit counters everywhere.  The POREfessional retails for $29 at

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