H&M tan-troversy

Some progress in the fashion world! Jumbo retailer H&M came under fire just over a year ago for using overly tanned models in their campaigns. After a group of concerned European doctors got onto their case, the Swedish company was forced to apologise for featuring the ‘tanorexic’ girls!
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/05/09/tan-model-hm-ad_n_1503662.htmlImage

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One thought on “H&M tan-troversy

  1. It is such an unhealthy ideal for consumers to look up to – that level of tan definitely isn’t appropriate.

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