Tags » Underweight Models

France's Ban on Underweight Models

Have you ever noticed that most who walk runways are usually dangerously underweight and don’t really represent what a woman’s body looks like?  Are you tired of seeing these underweight models gracing prestigious runways at fashion shows?   224 more words


Israel bans underweight models

Passed in March 2012, on January 1, 2013, Israel’s ban on models with a BMI of less than 18.5 went into effect. This is the first government enforced weight-influenced regulation on the fashion industry. 599 more words

Eating Disorders

Kim faces new reality while Valentino faces police

2013 has only been here for a few days and already the fashion world along with some well-known reality stars are making headlines. One fashion mogul just couldn’t stop the music on New Year’s Eve, while another celebrated being a billionaire. 744 more words


Underweight Models Spark Further Criticism

(Published In Rebelicious Magazine June/July 2012)

As criticism over the use of underweight models hits the press yet again, Thomas Mitchell talks to model Alice La Vie to find out what’s really going on. 887 more words

Thomas James Mitchell

Israel Takes Bold Steps To Tackle Rising Bulimia And Anorexia

Will the Israeli Government’s bold steps to tackle eating disorders such as Bulimia and Anorexia inspire other countries also battling with the rise of these potentially life threatening disorders? 135 more words

Beyond the Bubble

HANA SKOBLOW, Staff Writer

• Not to be a Debbie Downer for your St. Patty’s Day memories, but the body of a woman was found in a retention pond near the Beloit Wal-Mart on Sat., March 17. 510 more words


Puff Piece for Springtime

Here are a few things that have inspired my senses lately

I’ve recently discovered Chicana writing and  creative art.  If you’re familiar with the Mexican Day of the Dead celebrated in October  you’ll appreciate, as I do the vibrant and passionate style the artists create.  633 more words