The modeling world has changed a lot over the past couple of years. We're seeing more and more models on the runway that are diverse as well as models who come in many different sizes. 

Even though there has been a great deal of change, the modeling world still has a very long way to go. 

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Let's not beat around the bush — the modeling world is infamous for having models that are thin. Like, very thin. 

Let's not beat around the bush — the modeling world is infamous for having models that are thin. Like, very thin.
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And when that is the ideal image held before an individual, regardless of age or gender, and especially if they are younger or especially impressionable, it can be extremely unhealthy.

But with all the models with different body shapes that are dominating the internet and runway, I guess the modeling world is having a change of heart. 

But with all the models with different body shapes that are dominating the internet and runway, I guess the modeling world is having a change of heart.
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Can I get a cheer?

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Kering is an international luxury group based in Paris that owns Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, and Balenciaga. They have joined forces with LVMH, which is a French multinational luxury goods conglomerate. 

Kering is an international luxury group based in Paris that owns Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, and Balenciaga. They have joined forces with LVMH, which is a French multinational luxury goods conglomerate.
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They have come together to produce a model well-being charter. I already like the sound of that. 

A statement from the groups says this:

A statement from the groups says this:
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"Respecting the dignity of every man and woman is at the heart of both group’s values. Having always cared for the well-being of models, LVMH and Kering feel that they have a specific responsibility, as leaders in the industry, to go one step further with their brands."