This doll was copyrighted / released in 1979. To see other dolls from this year, click here. She has the Superstar head mold. To see other dolls with this head mold, click here. To see the Beauty Secrets series, click here. This doll has “beauty action arms” that allow her to move her arms for various beauty routines. In addition to her standard release, she also comes packaged with a mirror as Beauty Secrets Pretty Reflections (#1702). The stock number 1209 is shared with Style Magic Whitney.
In 1980, Beauty Secrets Barbie was provided by Mattel to be the first Barbie Convention doll (the doll remained unchanged except she now wore a sash that read “21 Years of Barbie”). The 1980 Convention was held at Travelodge International Hotel in New York, New York and was hosted by the International Barbie Doll Collectors Club. To see other Barbie Convention dolls, click here.
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Sweet Reflections (#1702):
1980 Convention Doll: