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Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models

2 years agoNews : NewsFeed

With the passage of new legislation known as the “Photoshop Law,” the Israeli fashion industry’s attraction to underweight models may soon become a thing of the past. On Tuesday, Israel’s Knesset passed a law that would prohibit models who are considered “malnourished” by World Health Organization standards to work within the country’s fashion market. The [...]
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Super-Thin Models Banned From Catwalks And Ads, Israel

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

The Israeli parliament has passed a new law which prohibits clinically underweight models from appearing in advertisements and catwalks. Lawmakers believe the presence of super-skinny models in the media and fashion parades encourag... Read Post

New Israeli law bans use of too-skinny models in ads

News : CNN's This Just In (2 years ago)

Israel has passed a law banning the use of underweight models in advertising. The legislation, known as the "Photoshop Law," also requires that agencies tell their audience if they've digitally altered pictures to make models look t... Read Post

The Rubens Regulation: Knesset Tells Skinny Models To Eat Or Starve

News : Jonathan Turley (2 years ago)

The Israeli Knesset became the latest legislative body to ban skinny models. The new law prohibits both Israeli and foreign ads with “underweight” models and requires disclosure of when pictures have been manipulated to make the mod... Read Post


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