This morning, New York's Bergdorf Goodman posted this photo on Facebook to advertise an upcoming Marchesa trunk show.
A saavy Facebook follower commented, "This model needs a hairbrush and a sandwich!" and [so far] dozens of others have been quick to agree.
In The Beauty Myth, Naomi Wolf argues that women in Western culture are pressured to conform to ideal (often unattainable) standards of beauty, and that this ideal is politicized - it is a way of keeping women under control by the weight of their own insecurities.
What do you think?
We'll be talking about beauty all week on Two Kitties for a brand new category on the blog, "Cosmetics Build Character."