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The Economics of Beauty: For The Price Of…

By April 18, 2012 November 28th, 2013 No Comments

I recently found this thought-provoking poster on Pinterest – which was put together by the NOW Foundation for “Love Your Body Day.”

The image is a tad too small, so I’ll reproduce the text here:

For the Price of:You Could Have:
breast implant surgerya year of college tuition
a year’s worth of Slim Fastplane tickets to Europe
one month of fake tanninga one-hour massage
a set of salon highlightstwo weeks of groceries
uncomfortable shoesgas for a 1,200 mile road trip
a pair of designer jeansa lift ticket at a ski resort
a set of acrylic nailsa day at an amusement park
a breast-enhancing braan afternoon canoe trip
12 fashion magazinesdinner at a nice restaurant
another tube of lipsticka long distance call to a friend

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