Photoshopping

If You're Going To Photoshop A Model's Body, Don't EVER Do This

The Huffington Post Canada Style | Posted 06.19.2014 | Canada Style

Hey Zeagoo, if you're going to Photoshop a woman's body to fit your clothes, at least do it properly. Often, when we see Photoshop fails, there ar...

Dove 'Hacks' Photoshop

Huffington Post Canada | Stefani Forster | Posted 03.07.2013 | Canada Style

Dove Canada says it has created a Photoshop Action that reverts edited images back to their original, un-airbrushed state. The local division of th...

What Lengths Are Millennials Going To For Perfect Pictures Online?

The Huffington Post Canada | Hayley Brauer | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada Living

It’s no longer a secret: We know that nearly every model in a print advertisement or magazine cover is airbrushed. But did you know that many of ...

How to Raise a Confident Girl in a World of Photoshopped Models

Erika Katz | Posted 09.04.2012 | Canada Living
Erika Katz

My daughter does not even read magazines but the girls on television that are popular are impossibly thin while the heavier girl is either funny or obnoxious. These images trickle into our children's minds and they meanly call other kids fat or tell them they are not pretty. As a parent, how do you build your child's self esteem when it feels the world is trying to destroy it? Here are some tips that I have found really help girls to be positive and confident.

One School Girl's Protest of Seventeen Magazine -- Now 75,000 Strong

Julia Bluhm | Posted 07.30.2012 | Canada Living
Julia Bluhm

I headed out to NYC to speak to the editor of Seventeen magazine about unrealistic photos of girls. So, Seventeen, I hope you understand what I'm saying. Photoshop hurts girls. We want to see pictures that look like us, in a magazine that's supposed to be for us.