International Women’s Day: Beauty by CountryPosted: March 8, 2016
Yes, the 2016 theme for International Women’s Day is “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality”. But, dievca got distracted by something admittedly more trite — Women’s International Beauty Standards….Sorry.
UK-based Superdrug Online Doctor hired female graphic designers in 18 countries to retouch the same portrait of a woman to become more attractive to their culture. The shocking responses show the dramatic differences in how different countries perceive beauty.
VIDEO VERSION: Beauty Cultural Differences Photoshopped
dievca found this visual depictions of Cultural Differences to be very interesting–especially when she has experienced that her curves are more appreciated by certain ethnic groups, rather than others.
On the flip-side, no matter what the “look” is, dievca’s first thought about any representation is —- is she nice?