What is the price of beauty?
Essential Question: Rail thin models glide down runways all over the world, perfectly symmetrical eyes gaze down from billboards above busy streets and men with chiseled abs lean seductively on the sides of city busses. Under
Product: What skills do we have and what do we want to do?
Cara is really good at photoshop and Justin is great in iMovie, so we’re going to do something for that.
What do we need to bring with us for that product?
A video camera, digital camera, cords and a computer.
* Is there a correlation between spending on beauty products and eating/body image disorders?
* Do girls, boys, women and men equally feel pressure to conform to a certain standard of beauty?
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2. Community Exploration and Survey
3. Health professional specializing in eating disorders
4. School psychiatrist
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The product: Video.We created this video to show how a “plain jane” can be transformed into a work of art. literally. If more people could understand how many alterations and touch ups occur to create advertisements, maybe they would be less likely to idolize these men and women on billboards.