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Teen To Host Mock Photo Shoot Outside Seventeen Magazine, Demanding Un-Photoshopped Spreads

A 14-year-old girl is currently battling an age-old problem: photo manipulation. Julia Bluhm has petitioned for Seventeen magazine to "commit to printing one unaltered—real—photo spread per month," noting that "girls want to be accepted, appreciated and liked. And when they don't fit the criteria, some girls like to fix themselves. This can lead to eating disorders, dieting, depression and low self-esteem.
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Julia Bluhm petitions Seventeen magazine to publish unaltered photo spreads

Pop Culture / Celebrity : The Dish Rag (3 years ago)

Eighth grader Julia Bluhm of Waterville, Maine is taking her objections to the sexualization of teen girls straight to the top. Read Post

Seventeen Announces New ‘Body Peace Treaty’ In Response to Petition Lead by 14-Year-Old

Lifestyle / Fashion : Fashionista (2 years ago)

Back in April, we told you about 14-year-old Julia Bluhm, who started a petition on Change.org urging teen glossy Seventeen to post one unaltered “real” photo spread per month, with the hopes it would help girls feel better about th... Read Post

Teenage Girls Want Seventeen to Chill Out on the Photoshopping [Body Image]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (3 years ago)

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