suffer from eating disorders because they want to look like models or who are depressed because they can't reach the impossible ideal. The researchers are one step ahead of me, however, and they defend their claims by saying that, "while may help those with eating disorders, it would be...

The UK's Advertising Standards Authority has banned another fashion ad for featuring a too-skinny model. The advertising watchdog has decided that an online ad campaign for Brit clothing company Drop Dead is "socially irresponsible" for featuring a model who appears underweight. The ASA's...

The Advertising Standards Authority has cleared luxury fashion label Miu Miuof breaching social responsibility after the company received complaints from the public that the model used in its latest spring/summer 2011 campaign (pictured above) was too skinny. The model in question is...

The reason? Gym members feel that the overtly sexual advertisments are degrading to women and feature models that are too skinny. Terry Richardson shot the gym's last two ad campaigns, but his most recent images have prompted gym members to attack the brand's Facebook page with their...

In 2007, Isabelle Caro, an anorexic 28-year-old former French fashion model, died after posing for a photographic campaign to raise awareness about the illness. By Emile Picy and Mark John.

Like most of us who work in the industry, Boardman was conflicted about the issue of skinny models. "It's kind of like...who do you blame? And I don't want to blame people, you kind of want to move onto the next thing and solve the problem." So how do you solve the problem, then — institute...

Skinny models in campaigns in a while an issue. Israel now has the use of too skinny models in advertisements is prohibited. In order to combat eating disorders has Israel Monday a new law introduced the use of too skinny models in ads prohibits. Models with a BMI below 18.5 may not be used...

weren't sufficiently miserable after True Detective killed off pretty much everyone, a fashion brand found a totally new way to be friendly to larger sizes. Instead of featuring a full-figured model to demonstrate that their leggings can accommodate more than a few cellophane tipped party...

-skinny and more normal sized women are involved in photo shoots every day. In fact, right now, normal sized women are in such demand there is essentially a shortage of them in the industry. Production houses, high-street retailers and catalogue companies are finding that they no longer need...

. Although this is officially the first law to ban thin models, the issue has always been discussed. A few weeks ago, the London School of Economics did an economic analysis of the eating disorder anorexia and suggested that there should be regulations in place to reduce the number of overly...

 

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