Global Fashion Media Tries To 'Get Real'

Body|Beauty|Culture What is a ‘real’ woman? Should she be the focus of fashion magazine editorial no matter what her size?

As Crystal Renn shapes up — not pursuing a size 0 or even size 6 body — but backpacking her way into a healthy size 10, some women are crying foul. Plastic surgery is on the decline for now; Hollywood is turning its back on collagen lips; and older women are the new sex symbols.

The debate centers around one core argument? Should the 5’3”, 160 pound woman be the ‘real’ beauty standard in America? Photos, Today Show videos and Anne’s comments lay out the new beauty debate as the Body Image Debaate Tries to Define Curvy.