It's normal for tweens and teens to start buying bras, but what about when mom's lingerie collection is outnumbered by her year-old daughter's? That's the position Kathleen Jordan finds herself in, telling Bloomberg that her daughter "has more bras than I do, in every color under the sun. Increasingly, brands like Pink by Victoria's Secret are targeting a younger clientele, including even young teens who want to look and feel more mature than they are.
A modelling agency has received more than 40 reports from girls as young as 14 that they have been contacted online by someone claiming to be a scout who is recruiting models. The model agency is keen to assert that it does not have a Snapchat account, and does not recruit models on the platofrm. The company said it had been receiving reports since October about a Snapchat profile asking girls to send indecent images, and that anyone approached online by someone claiming to work for them should contact their office.
Barbie Ferreira. Aerie, American Eagle's loungewear brand for teens, has done something revolutionary : used a non-skinny teen in their ads. Nineteen-year-old Wilhelmina model Barbie Ferreira is the new star for the AerieReal campaign, and though the ads aren't out yet, she's featured in a trailer for the campaign talking about body image.
CNN -- They recline in their bras and panties, some wearing pearls and Brigitte Bardot-inspired bouffants, shooting smiles at the camera. The images are just like many a lingerie ad designed to entice, but these are images of young girls -- those who aren't even old enough to need bras. A line for teenagers and infants is seemingly age appropriate, but the designs for children are drawing fire.
International outrage is growing over photos taken of a catwalk in China where girls as young as five were modeling sexy lingerie. The little girls were walking the runway clothed in nothing but lingerie with plenty of bling, costume wings and headpieces. One girl sported a tiny purple bikini with beaded fringe.
When it comes to the sexualization of young girls, France keeps stirring controversy. First, there was the year-old model styled in a very grown-up way in a Vogue Paris spread that many found unsettling, if not downright disturbing. Now, a new faux pas : a French lingerie line for kids that features girls prancing around in bras on its website.
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