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Unformatted text preview: set premise of what beauty is. In the eyes of many, beauty is being tall, skinny, perfect skin, and long hair. This may be beautiful, but that is not all that beauty can be. The Image being promoted in this magazine is only reinforcing the idea that there is one type of beauty. Throughout SEVENTEEN magazine you will see adds for Baby Phat perfume, Guess Jeans, and 8 minute Abs, and these advertisements clearly reflect the point of the magazine. If you look closely at what is featured in these adds all you will see perfect women living the “perfect life.” You are not seeing overweight middle class women. The adds are portraying a lifestyle that in reality is not realistic....
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2011 for the course CLT 3370 taught by Professor Eaverly during the Spring '06 term at University of Florida.
- Spring '06