Dakota Fanning"s "sexually provocative" perfume ad banned

Dakota Fanning”s “Lolita” perfume ad for Marc Jacobs is banned for “sexualising children”

Dakota Fanning

Irresponsible The Advertising Standard Authority have banned an ad for Marc Jacobs perfume starring 17-year-old actress Dakota Fanning, branding it “sexually provocative”


In a second ruling, watchdogs have also banned a website ad from the clothing brand Drop Dead Clothing, who produce the perfume, which appeared to legitimise anorexia


Coty admitted the perfume image was ‘edgy’ but denied that the styling suggested the model was underage or inappropriately sexualised

Designer Marc Jacobs described Dakota as a

Designer Marc Jacobs described Dakota as a “contemporary Lolita”