The ugly truth behind smoking

Transcript - The ugly truth behind smoking

Transcript - The ugly truth behind smoking

A woman is sitting at a dressing table in her bedroom. She puts on a scarf and adjusts it.

An ashtray with a lit cigarette and a smartphone are on her table

The smartphone lights up with a message. She reads it.

Text on screen:
From Mike - U on ur way?

She smiles and replies.

Text on screen:
Ya just finishing touches. What do u think?

She takes a photo of herself using the smartphone.

Her appearance in the photo changes and she now has wrinkles.

An alert message appears over her photo.

Text on screen:
Smoking decreases capillary blood flow to your skin causing a leathery look and wrinkles.

She looks at the image and is confused. She takes a photo of her reflection in the mirror.

Her appearance in the photo changes. A red rash appears on her face and chest.

An alert message appears over her photo.

Text on screen:
Smoking increases your chances of developing psoriasis…a red and silver rash on your body.

The woman exhales from smoking while reading a new message on her smartphone from Mike.

Text on screen:
r u sending a pic? Emoticon of a winking smiley face.

She responds back.

Text on screen:
Totes.. sumtin wrong with my cam. Hang on.

She holds her smartphone up to take another photo of herself.

Her appearance in the photo changes and her teeth turn yellow.

An alert message appears over her photo.

Text on screen:
Smoking stains your teeth and gives you bad breath...and possibly give you oral cancer.

As the woman is frustrated at the photo, a new message from Mike appears:

Text on screen:
Where are you? I gotta go!

The woman starts to text back and sees her fingertips and nails become tinged with yellow.

An alert message appears on her phone.

Text on screen:
The tar from smokes turns your fingers yellow… and stains your fingernails.

She receives a new text message from Jasmine:

Text on screen:
Mike just left… You have got to dump him! Emoticon of a frowning and tongue out face and a thumbs down.

The woman is disappointed and puts her smartphone down and butts out her cigarette.

She takes a final photo. Her appearance changes to show all of the mentioned effects of smoking: wrinkles, psoriasis, yellow teeth and fingers.

A final alert appears.

Text on screen:
What are you waiting for? BreakItOff.ca

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