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Commercials And Film: Beauty Pressure By Naomi Wolf

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Commercials and films outside of the text support Naomi Wolf's argument that the standard of beauty has taken over the work of social coercion formerly left to myths about motherhood, domesticity, chastity, and passivity, all of which have been used to keep women powerless. A powerful seventy-nine seconds film named “Beauty Pressure” and published on YouTube on October 2, 2007 shows many images that women are concerned so much such as, diets, boob, nose, butt jobs, “perfect body”. Also the film shows advertisements on how “improve” women’s physical appearance, for example, how to lose weight, how to have the perfect skin, how to have a flat “tummy”. . As Naomi Wolf says it in her essay “it is not accident that so many potentially powerful
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