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Vogue to stop using child models

Monday, May 7th, 2012

In a move towards projecting healthier body images Vogue has pledged that they will now only use healthy models that are 16 and older. In 2010 the Paris edition of Vogue featured a photo spread of a 10-year-old girl which set off an international furor. “Vogue believes that good health is beautiful,” said Jonathan Newhouse, […]

The first model with an hourglass figure

Monday, February 6th, 2012

While the average model measures between 24-28 inches around the waist, a Romanian model is creating some “narrow” competition. Iona Spangenberg has a waist girth of 50 cms, or just about 20 inches. Aged 30  and weighing 38kg, Spangenberg has  a surreal ‘hour-glass’ figure. Iona says she spent a prime time of her teenage snacking […]

 
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