Beauty Standards, Products, etc.
- About-Face is an organization that combats negative and distorted images of women.
- Getting Lippy: Cosmetics, Toiletries and the Environment (2003) briefing
- Pretty Nasty: Phthalates in European Cosmetic Products (2002)
Airbrushing Images of Women
- Search YouTube for Dove Campaign for Real Beauty. See especially "Evolution" on how images are made over by retouching.
- Is Seeing Believing? has examples of airbrushing techniques.
- Photoshop: The Perfect Lie
- Photoshop Fails: Celebrities Who Were Airbrushed
- Rant on Fake Airbrushing of Models and Celebs in the Media (on YouTube)
- Beauty and hygiene ads from the 1920s through 1950s section of the Ad*Access Project database of the John. W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising and Marketing History,Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library, Duke University.