Naomi wolf’s the beauty myth
Naomi Wolf's the beauty myth and how it can be applied to music magazines
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Naomi Wolf’s The Beauty Myth
Naomi Wolf, the American feminist (1991) says that
images of attractive women are often used to help
sell products to other women. She means that
women have been conditioned into aspiring to be like
what is fashionable now, by a male dominating
How music magazines can apply it
Music magazines use the beauty myth to their
advantage by putting attractive females on the front
of their magazine to improve the chances of selling it.
To improve the chances of selling the magazine the
female ‘imperfections’ are smoothed over.