OMG! If only losing weight was this easy!!

Discussion in 'Cambridge Weight Plan' started by Manolo Blahnik, 6 September 2008 Social URL.

  1. Manolo Blahnik

    Manolo Blahnik Full Member

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  3. greenygirl

    greenygirl Full Member

    That is amazing - just shown my daughter so she can she the differance between the images we see in the media to how people really look!!

    Thanks for that
  4. Anisah

    Anisah A pound at a time

    Yeah, if only
  5. Annie 100

    Annie 100 Likes to chat

    Perhaps Victoria Beckham is really a lardar*e and we just don't know it???? :D:D:D
  6. angie-bum

    angie-bum Gold Member

    I think it's a bit creepy that someone would take so long turning a meaty girl into a stick with boofed hair and perfect skin tone.
  7. Charisma

    Charisma Silver Member

    ha that would make sense ;)

    i hear glossy mags photoshop every famous person they take pics off??
  8. ScattyKatty

    ScattyKatty Full Member

    I work in a newspaper as a designer on photoshop and they photoshop EVERYBODY. All the models used in mags are tweaked.
    Its sickening really and I refused to edit my sisters facebook pictures when she asked me because I really think that Photoshop is the evil of young girls body issues. And she's beautiful as she is.
  9. Charisma

    Charisma Silver Member

    but then if she met a nice chap on there and met up with him then shell look alot different in real life than on the net lol.

    see all these women arent really perfect so people shudnt compare themselves to them. they have flaws like everyone else
  10. Lostris

    Lostris Serena's title didn't fit

    I saw this other video about a model being editted yes, they even made her neck longer and got rid of her freckles etc.. I will try to find the link and post it here.

    I think it's bad they change faces and people... :(
  11. Charisma

    Charisma Silver Member

    if someones not good enough for the paper or mag then why choose them to photograph?? :confused:
  12. ScattyKatty

    ScattyKatty Full Member

    Because unfortunately mags want 'perfection' nowerdays and even the most beautiful person is not completely perfect.
    Also models nowadays are very underweight and being underweight means that she will have bad skin, dark circles under the eyes and a visible ribcage and spine, all that needs to be airbrushed and smoothed away to make her appear beautiful.
    Even if the photographer is 99% happy with but you can guarantee he'd still tweak that 1%.
    They also make the skin 'glow' with a unnatural perfection and get rid of ALL blemishes that are natural in all skin tones. Nobodies skin is naturally as smooth as you see in mags.
    Perfection doesn't exist. So I wish they would stop making it the norm and distorting young girls (and boys) aspirations of what beauty is.
    Personally I prefer normal pictures.
  13. Charisma

    Charisma Silver Member

    its no wonder young girls get such low self esteem and eatinh problems these days, when they have them to think they have to compete with.
  14. ScattyKatty

    ScattyKatty Full Member

    I agree.
    The only tweaking I do to my pictures nowadays is whiten my teeth lol (because I drink FAR too much coffee) ;)
  15. Lola

    Lola Regular Member

    That was very good, wish someone could do that to me :)

    Scatty Katty, you could do our pictures for us visualise how we could look ;)
  16. ScattyKatty

    ScattyKatty Full Member

    Aww I would if I could. I did try once to turn myself into Jorden just for fun lol. But unfortunately i'm nowhere near as good as that guy is and I just looked ridiculous lol.
    I only do the basics in my job. Just enough to make me realise just how much PS can change people though.
  17. amethyst

    amethyst Banned

    That is amazing.. wonder if they used that on jordon? i love jordon she is what she is! (apart from her boobs)...
  18. Charisma

    Charisma Silver Member

    i do like jordan she has made alot of money and a good life for herself from what she started as
  19. ScattyKatty

    ScattyKatty Full Member

    I think she's lost too much weight now though and its eaten away at her looks :(
    She doesn't seem happy any more for some reason.

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