In the fashion industry, it's no secret that the sample size for clothing has been shrinking, reflecting the average size of models. In fact, there have been laws enacted and initiatives put into place to prevent such a small body shape from becoming standard -- with little effect, unfortunately.
This topic was discussed by the pros who know best as part of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week during a panel hosted by NEDA and the Model Alliance at Pace University on Monday. The panel, called “Inside the Modeling Industry: A [...] Read More
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