Does anyone remember the Dove advert in which the ‘normal’ woman gets transformed into a model? That shows a lot on how our perception of beauty is distorted and how we are willing to strive to be something that is not possible and was (partially) created in photoshop. This is the video:
I’ve found a spoof to that last night:
It made me think. We don’t want to see the man who is wasted, fat and ugly. We want to see the woman who is young and beautiful. Why aren’t we interested in real life?