Category Archives: Fake Beauty

Looks aren’t everything. Believe me, I’m a model.

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Feeding Tubes: There not just for anorexics anymore!*

Looking to loose weight before the big day? A feeding tube – of course! Just tell ole’ doc you want the K-E diet trick, and in the tube goes, and off come the pounds. I’ve said since day one that … Continue reading

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What the hell did Fergie do to her face?

So Ferga-li-cious decided she needed to be more beautiful and she has ended up, well, looking like a typical plasticized freak. The whole controversy started with her appearance on American Idol where she came out looking — well, different. The … Continue reading

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Yoplait Removes Eating Disorder Triggering Commercial

I heard the news of this commercial Yoplait commercial that was pulled after receiving pressure from the National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA) from several people and finally had a chance to see it this morning. My reaction; 1) No shit this is … Continue reading

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Eating Disorders: A social disease?

Not all — but a large population of today’s eating disorders stem from our societies focus on body image and weight. Let’s face it — our society is nuts. We accept the fact that “Plus-Sized” models are now size 8-16. … Continue reading

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Pro Anorexia “Hoax” — Ex Big Brother star Kenneth Tong has way too much time on his hands.

Thanks to SS for keeping me abreast of this story over the past week. I contemplated writing about this dude, but didn’t because I figured it was a waste of breath, and less publicity would make him go away faster. But todays … Continue reading

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Let’s remove your freckles honey, you would be so much cuter!

Meet Sophie Watson. Quite a lovely, 14 year old girl isn’t she? (She would be lovelier without those freckles though, don’t ya think? But at least her tattooed eyeliner, eyebrows and lip liner makes her otherwise shallow features stand out). … Continue reading

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How about some wart remover with your mascara?!?!

As if I wasn’t paranoid enough, now I have to find out about all the cancer causing chemicals in makeup. Take a deep breath and read this pile of crap; To date, the European Union (EU) has banned 1,100 chemicals … Continue reading

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Urban Outfitters T-Shirt promotes Pro-Ana Movement

It seems “eating less” is cool these days according to Urban Outfitters. I guess it’s their hip and trendy response to the whole “obesity crisis” but perhaps they should ponder the repercussions of placing this shirt in their stores modeled … Continue reading

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Lane Bryant Skelton “Spoof” Makes Fun Of Eating Disorders

Hi Guys, no time to post commentary, will do so in the comments, please go here to reach the story. Lane Bryant Skelton Commercial Is Unfricken Real UPDATE: 5/26/10 I am told I have been foiled (along with Huffington Post … Continue reading

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Lady Gaga Makes Hilarous Eating Disorder Joke

When Lady Gaga was recently asked by the magazine if there’s anything special she does to maintain her figure, other than dancing a lot and possibly hitting the gym as well every once in a while,  Gaga’s answer was as … Continue reading

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Oprah’s Inside Rehab Reality Show To Be Filmed At Shades of Hope

Tipsters informed us of the location of Oprah’s Inside Rehab program, Shades of Hope Treatment Center in Buffalo Gap, Texas. This treatment facility is where the program “Ruby” was filmed, shown at left with Oprah herself. Read more about it … Continue reading

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Reality TV & Eating Disorders: Can we all just get along?

Join the discussion on Facebook here Have you been contacted by the producers and/or casting agents of Oprah’s Inside Rehab, E! What’s Eating You, or The Biggest Loser’s producers yet to be named show? If yes, I would like to … Continue reading

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‘Department of Advertising Correction’ political billboards

Thank you tipster Candice for this story from East London where the Department of Advertising Correction is in full pursuit. A white utility van emblazoned with the logo of the “Shoreditch Department of Advertising Correction” has been taking over political … Continue reading

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Check out the real Britney Spears, cellulite and all.

Say what you will about Britney Spears, but I gotta tell ya, she earned some of my respect back with this brave photo shoot reported by Daily Mail.  The 29 year old pop-star allowed her body to be photographed without … Continue reading

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WAG: Who the hell is this chick?

Time for a Wild-Ass-Guess on who is this sad creature on the left? Not to mention the obviously strained, uncomfortable reporter on the right. Ok, a few hints: 1) Blondie claims to have the same talent as the King of … Continue reading

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Will the real Demi Moore please step forward.

Photoshop madness is in style as of late, and I have to admit I can’t get enough of it. Partially because I love to see the fashion mags get busted, but also because, as in this example, I think the … Continue reading

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Twiggy Photoshopped Olay Ads BANNED!

Tipster Cirsty clued me into this story, so I kept an eye on it, and sure enough this ad actually got banned!! Finally, yesterday, the ASA banned the complete set of Olay Twiggy ads, ruling that the post-production retouching could … Continue reading

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Former Miss Argentina, Solange Magnano dies from cosmetic surgery

The gorgeous woman at the right went under the knife to firm her butt — and never came back. A former Miss Argentina and international model has died three days after booking herself in for a buttock lift at a … Continue reading

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Stupid Girls – which are you?

Love this video. Enjoy your weekend.

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