Skinny Models

Why One Model Said F**k It And Embraced Healthy Weight Gain

The Huffington Post Canada | Kayla Greaves | Posted 04.05.2017 | Canada Style

At one point, she only ate about 500 calories a day.

French Models Now Need Medical Note To Prove They're Not Too Thin

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Style

French lawmakers on Thursday adopted a bill forcing ultra-thin models to furnish a doctor's certificate confirming they are healthy.

Ultra-Thin Models Could Be Banned In France

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 03.18.2015 | Canada Style

Trigger warning: This article contains information about eating disorders which may be triggering to survivors. France is reportedly likely to pass...

Is This Model Too Thin?

Huffington Post Canada | Stefani Forster | Posted 04.15.2013 | Canada Style

U.K.-based fashion brand River Island is drawing criticism online over its use of some very thin models in its latest collection's lookbook. New p...

Former Vogue Editor Says Models Eat Tissues To Stay Thin

Huffington Post Canada | Stefani Forster | Posted 04.03.2013 | Canada Style

A former Vogue editor is revealing some shocking (though, perhaps, not entirely surprising) allegations about the fashion industry -- and the drastic ...

If Kate Upton's a Cow, What Does That Make the Rest of Us?

Yummy Mummy Club | Posted 09.30.2012 | Canada Living
Yummy Mummy Club

We live in a world where we've elevated starlets and hunks to god-like status because of the fact that they are thin and fit. We don't feel good enough. Skinny enough. Pretty enough. But a "thinspiration" website has gone a step further -- by calling Kate Upton (aka: Sports Illustrated cover girl) a cow. Is nothing sacred?

Vogue Ban Of Too-Thin Models A 'Huge' Step

CBC | Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada Style

The move by Vogue magazines to no longer work with models under the age of 16 or who appear to have an eating disorder is a big step in the right dire...

Ioana Spangenberg: Model Defends Her 20-Inch Waist (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 02.17.2012 | Canada Style

She's been dubbed "the human hourglass" by a paper in the U.K., and she boasts a 20-inch waist (yes, that's only about five inches bigger than a CD), ...