The Beauty Issue: From Symptoms to Root Cause – Sahar’s Blog

As discussed last week, France is considering banning super skinny models from its runways in light of the link between high fashion, body image, and eating disorders. While this conversation is an advance in itself, the proposed solution will cause another problem: the marginalization of super skinny women. Oh, what a tangled web we weave. … Continue reading The Beauty Issue: From Symptoms to Root Cause →

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The Clean-Up Continues: Dove Concludes We Are More Beautiful than We Think – Sahar’s Blog

Dove’s mission to get us in touch with real beauty started with this video released over six years ago.  The company is still at it, recently releasing another video. It documents an experiment that begins with several participants talking to the camera about their appearance. These participants then describe themselves to a forensic artist who sketches … Continue reading The Clean-Up Continues: Dove Concludes We Are More Beautiful than We Think →

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