More to Love: Additions to the Reading List

Here’s some juicy beauty-in-culture reading ripped from the headlines:
  • I’ve always been baffled by how many people are under-represented by beauty brands, e.g., tweens, males, and yes,  even African-Americans still.  This study shows us this in black and white

http://www.heraldonline.com/2012/11/08/4399523/new-insights-into-under-targeted.html

  • Russian Beauty queen slams homeland’s corruption

http://abcnews.go.com/International/russian-beauty-queen-natalia-pereverzeva-slammed-homelands-corruption/story?id=17773080#.UK_Kt6W5LcY

  • Beauty products making tempting but misleading claims…why do we still choose to believe?

http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2012/11/20/beauty-product-labels-make-tempting-but-misleading-promises/

  • Not only does AARP speak to their readership of 50+ in a more modern, sexy way, but even using lurid affairs as they way to get attention!

http://blog.aarp.org/2012/11/21/the-post-affair-beauty-plan/

Any more juicy stories to add? Comment or tweet us @Beautyskew

More to Love: Additions to the Reading List

Plus Size Mannequin

Sit back and enjoy!

  • Until recently, evolutionary biology couldn’t explain the love for beauty.  This article unravels it for us.

http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/weekend/2012/0211/1224311604129.html#.TznmlsdQjag.mailto

  • Industry reports that beauty brands are targeting younger and younger….hmmmmm

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/beauty-basics-targeting-younger-faces-reports-mintel-2012-02-09

  • elf beauty targets ALL ages for its model contest…coooll

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2012/02/09/prweb9170873.DTL

  • Why aren’t there more plus-sized mannequins…or should there be?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/31/beauty-standards-not-all-_n_1243897.html

  • Another scientific approach to understanding beauty…this time using pythagoras…too reductive for me….

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/29/science-of-beauty_n_1239858.html

Want to add more to the list?  Comment or tweet us @Beautyskew.