Information emerged this week that mega-buck magnificence campaigns starring Julia Roberts and Christy Turlington are to be banned within the UK.

After receiving a flood of complaints, the Promoting Requirements Authority (ASA) has deemed the extreme airbrushing within the Lancome and Maybelline adverts ‘deceptive’.

The L’Oreal-owned manufacturers defended their cowl ups by claiming that eliminating crows toes, erasing darkish circles, and tightening the pores and skin have been correct representations of the advantages of the merchandise. Yeah proper!

Nobody can deny that Julia Roberts and Christy Turlington are exceptionally lovely girls, so why the necessity to airbrush them so closely?

Maybe as a result of they really look their age (43 and 42 respectively), and ageing gracefully doesn’t promote tens of millions of kilos price of merchandise!

After all it’s not simply the extra mature celebs present process such excessive retouching, however each cowl star regardless of how youthful.

This airbrushing debate follows within the footsteps of the controversial Dimension 0 debate, proving that society is rebelling in opposition to the photographs of unattainable perfection imposed upon us on a regular basis.

What do you suppose? Are we prepared for a pure, actual and sincere magnificence revolution?

And if the ASA are lastly beginning to clamp down on deceptive magnificence campaigns, how about they flip their consideration to among the ‘pure’ merchandise marketed on the field in the mean time, that basically take the biscuit!  No prizes for guessing who….

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Sarah is the founding father of Pai Skincare, an natural skincare line for delicate pores and skin.