Sometimes, looking back at old photos can be a great way to chill and slow down. In fact, taking a look at vintage photos and ads, especially of our yesteryear Bollywood celebrities is entertainment on its own. 

So, take a look at what our celebs looked like while doing ads back then! 

1. Vinod Khanna running with a horse, free like the wind and prompting us to use Cinthol. What a sight.

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2. Salman Khan looking fly for Hero Honda.

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3. Another one for Graviera suiting. 

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4. How come Shatrughan Sinha's bottle is empty but there is nothing but ice in the glass?

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5. Boy, Salman Khan really did a lot of apparel ads back then. 

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6. Oh so that's how all the actors got their hair to look so slick back then! 

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7. Jaya Bachchan looks really pretty and her usual, graceful self posing for this sari brand. 

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8. I guess Dharmendra and Hema Malini's chemistry was undeniable, even when they were shooting for detergent ads! 

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9. Of course Helen was a Lux girl! She danced her way to winning all of India's hearts.

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10. Bombay Dyeing knew its marketing strat well. 

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11. Wow, did we Indians know how to glorify machismo or what?

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12. Ashok Kumar looking dapper advertising Shri Ambica Mills. 

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13. Err.. wow, that's a lot of enthusiasm in one ad. 

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14. Jackie Shroff being a babe for Avis' jeans (but also, what is this pose?). 

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15. Mithun Chakraborty telling everyone what their lives are devoid of, a VCR!

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16. Dilip Kumar being India's fav in every way. 

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17. What's with so many suit brands only taking men or their ads? Where are the women?

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18. Interesting way to advertise smoking. 

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19. Obviously, fresher Akshay Kumar was a whole other person than renowned actor Akshay Kumar. 

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20. Thril Cola was a thing? That's a nice tagline though.

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My personal fav is Helen for Lux, which one's yours?