Advert banned because model was too ‘unhealthily thin’

An advert for Condé Nast Traveller, featured in Glamour magazine, has been banned for using an ‘unhealthily thin’ model.
A reader complained that the model posing on a beach in the magazine’s ‘postcard of the day’ was too slim after seeing the ad in the glossy sister publication, in June.
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) said: ‘We acknowledged that the ad was for a travel magazine and that its focus was not supposed to be on the model or her clothes, however, we considered that the model was the focal point of the image.
Condé Nast Traveller magazine responded by saying the ‘very... read more

8 November 2017 in Hot News, Views: 52
Source: Metro

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