Thin Models

France Cracks Down On Very Thin Models

AFP/RelaxNews | Posted 05.08.2017 | Canada Style

Models will need a doctor's note if they want to walk the runway.

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.

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...

Magazine Forced To Apologize After Featuring Very Thin Model

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Style

A Danish fashion magazine has been forced to apologize for featuring a very thin model in its pages. After social media condemned Cover magazine fo...

The Ads We Wish Existed

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.20.2013 | Canada Style

We're used to seeing stick-thin models in the pages of magazines and on billboards but what if fashion advertisements actually used women with diverse...

Do Hair and Make-Up Models Need to Be Runway Thin?

Cynthia Cheng Mintz | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada Style
Cynthia Cheng Mintz

I was recently at a beauty-related event where models were used to show off the product. Most of the models there were of the fashion variety -- very tall and extremely thin. I've always pondered on why it is. After all, the models there were present for beauty demonstrations, whether it be hair or make-up, not there to show clothing.

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 ...

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...