You won’t believe this previously unseen “before” shot of Audrey Hepburn in one of the most famous press stills from Breakfast At Tiffany’s: in which one draconian art director with a grease pencil deemed Hepburn’s legendary beauty not quite legendary enough. Yes, even women renowned the world for their unforgettable faces over have fine lines, stray hairs, even–gasp!–pores. More
Lancome and Maybelline (both owned by L’Oreal) came under intense scrutiny for ads featuring supermodel Christy Turlington and superstar Julia Roberts that some said went too far with the airbrushing. Both ads have been banned from future production… see the images and learn more about the controversy ahead. More
Look, I don’t like having to be the person who says this, but in this Trailer for Pirates of the Carribean 4 I think Gemma Ward is airbrushed. (It’s because she has a tail and I don’t think she looks … More
It occurs to me that every “shocking expose” or article about the modeling industry I have ever read – in the past 15 years – touches on one of the following 20 themes. See if you can come up with any I haven’t hit.
Is it because it makes people look so sinfully good? Let me just lay it out there – if I ever show up on the cover of a magazine, I expect them to airbrush the shit out of me. Now, … More