8th Grader Petitions Seventeen Magazine to Feature Un-Airbrushed Photos

Long lean legs, a teeny tiny waist, perfect skin and glossy hair -- these are the flawless features commonly found in fashion magazines. But who looks like this? Nobody, because while models have always been made to look beautiful, never before have they been made to look so skinny, so airbrushed and so impossibly perfect -- and some say that can be dangerous. Julia Bluhm, an 8th grader from Waterville, Maine, has recently become a crusader against airbrushed ads. The 14-year-old traveled to...Full Story
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