Topshop removes controversial image of "size zero" model from website


Topshop removes controversial image of "size zero" model from website

Topshop forced to remove controversial image of “size zero” teenage model from website after outcry from eating disorder groups

3:45 PM on 12th July 2011

Thin: The model Codie Young on the Topshop website appeared to be a size-zero, which angered Anorexia campaigners

Thin: The model Codie Young on the Topshop website appeared to be a size-zero, which angered Anorexia campaigners

Thin: The young model

Thin: The young model”s bony fingers and slim waist can be seen as the cardigan hides her shoulders

Petite: Topshop defended using Ms Young as a model, insisting that she is healthy, but they replaced the controversial picture of her with this one

Petite: Topshop defended using Ms Young as a model, insisting that she is healthy, but they replaced the controversial picture of her with this one

Kate Moss has in the past cause outrage with anorexia comments Size zero catwalk model

Catwalk: Model Kate Moss has caused outrage in the past with comments apparently encouraging anorexia. Right, the kind of gaunt model that ignited the size zero debate