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How women’s bodies have changed over the past 100 years

We live in a world where each week we’re hit with as many different ideas about what is the ‘perfect’ body as we are with spoiler alerts for Pretty Little Liars.

But did you know that the ‘dream’ body ideal has changed so much, and so drastically, over the past 100 years, that by the time women tried to adhere to one, it had already changed.

So we’ve decided to rewind the clock and check out what the ‘perfect’ body was over the past 100 years, and hopefully show why it’s not a good idea to compare yourself to today’s fashion perfection. Continue Reading