American Medical Association slams advertising industry for "exposing teens to bodies only attainable with the help of photo editing…

American Medical Association slams advertising industry for "exposing teens to bodies only attainable with the help of photo editing…

American Medical Association slams advertising industry for “exposing teens to bodies only attainable with the help of photo editing software”

1:01 AM on 24th June 2011

Ralph Lauren was forced to apologise after editing a picture of model Filippa Hamilton to the extent that her head was bigger than her waist. The AMA has now slammed the use of photo editing software in ads

Unrealistic: Ralph Lauren was forced to apologise after editing a picture of model Filippa Hamilton to the extent that her head was bigger than her waist. The AMA has now slammed the use of photo editing software in ads

Out on a limb: Ann Taylor is among the companies that have been accused of Photoshop fails in the past, after it airbrushed out a model

Out on a limb: Ann Taylor is among the brands accused of Photoshop fails in the past, after it appeared to have airbrushed out a model”s arm

Victoria

Photoshop fail: Victoria”s Secret was also the subject of ridicule after it appeared to have slimmed a model”s legs to ridiculous proportions