My Pale Skin
If we change the standards of beauty, do we change how we see ourselves?
Images of beautiful people are everywhere. From our Instagram feeds, to the shows we watch, to the magazines we read, we are surrounded by perfect skin, flawless features, and radiant smiles. Of course it's mostly illusion -- professional makeup, retouched photos and digital enhancement are the norm. By changing the standards of beauty, do we change how we see ourselves? Em Ford challenged us to discover whether today's 'beauty standards' are to blame for the way we see and feel about ourselves.
October 18, 2018