Posts tagged "the price of beauty"

Isabelle Caro, French Model With Anorexia, Dies At 28

Isabelle Caro, a French model who literally became the poster girl for anorexia, passed away last month at age 28. Her acting coach confirmed the model died on November 17,…

Jessica Wakeman | December 30, 2010 - 6:45 pm

Jessica Simpson Is Talking About Her Body. Again.

Jessica Simpson really fails at this setting-a-good-example thing. I know “The Price of Beauty,” her VH1 reality show, tries to impart the idea that beauty comes in all shapes, sizes…

Jessica Wakeman | August 18, 2010 - 11:20 am

If You’re Not Too Fat, You’re Too Thin

I always thought “The Price of Beauty” was kind of an amazing idea. What’s more fascinating than learning about the age-old aesthetic values of different cultures around the world?

Erin Flaherty | April 6, 2010 - 5:50 pm

“The Price Of Beauty” Makes Jessica Simpson An Ugly American

I stayed up way past my bed time last night to watch Jessica Simpson’s new VH1 show, “The Price of Beauty.” I didn’t have high hopes for the show…

Jessica Wakeman | March 16, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Remote Control: What You’ll Want To Watch The Week Of March 15th 2010

It’s been raining for four days straight here in New York, and I am officially sick of staying in and watching television. And yet, there are so many exciting boob…

Kate Torgovnick/ | March 15, 2010 - 7:30 pm

Jessica Simpson Surprised To Find That “Fat” Women Are Considered Attractive Elsewhere

Jessica Simpson makes her long-awaited return to TV on March 14 when “The Price of Beauty” debuts on VH1. On the show, Jessica explores the question: What makes…

Catherine Strawn | February 25, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Jessica Simpson Braves Swine Flu Hotbed In The Name Of Beauty

Poor Jessica Simpson! First she had to sleep between not one, but two nets to keep the bugs out of her bed in Uganda, and now she has risked her…

Erin Flaherty | October 26, 2009 - 7:20 pm

Nothing Pretty About Jessica Simpson’s Hair & Makeup Bills

When I first heard that Jessica Simpson was slated to host “The Price of Beauty,” a show devoted to discussing “society’s scrutiny of women’s bodies,” I was intrigued. Simpson is…

Erin Flaherty | August 3, 2009 - 5:39 pm

Is Jessica Simpson The Best Person To Lead A Conversation About Unrealistic Beauty Standards?

When I heard a few months ago that pop star Jessica Simpson was considering a reality TV show about “real beauty,” I was thrilled. Finally! A celeb who sought to…

Jessica Wakeman | June 23, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Jessica Simpson Gives Reality TV A Second Shot. But Why?

Jessica Simpson made headlines with her MTV reality show “Newlyweds,” especially after her famous Chicken of the Sea line. The show ended, as did Nick and Jess’ marriage. That’s why…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 27, 2009 - 6:00 pm