anorexia

Culture

How triggering pro-anorexia content found a new home on TikTok

As the platform has grown in popularity, particularly during lockdown, a worrying amount of unhealthy eating disorder content has begun to flourish on TikTok's FYP.
Alice Crossley
5.20.20
Film

​lily collins’s new film is opening up a much needed dialogue about eating disorders

Drawing on her own experiences as a teenager, Lily Collins stars in Netflix’s new feature film "To the Bone," about a 20-year-old suffering from anorexia, navigating her way around her family’s expectations of her recovery.
i-D Staff
Ryan White
7.14.17
News

watch lily collins battle anorexia in new 'to the bone' trailer

The actress relived her own battle with eating disorders to give a gripping (and surprisingly funny) performance.
Hannah Ongley
6.20.17
News

how denmark is working to end anorexia among models

The Scandinavian country signs a new charter calling for the psychological and physical evaluation of all Danish models.
i-D Staff
5.8.15
Fashion

how fashion images are affecting mental health

The fashion industry's perception of "thin" is undeniably skewed. Even if it's not solely to blame, it's played its part in affecting young girls' opinions of their own bodies. But times are changing. With laws being passed against models with an...
Ger Tierney
4.29.15
Beauty

how the fashion industry affects the bodies of young women

The debate about body image has never been more prevalent, here we look back to i-D's 1993 The Beauty Issue, where Avril Mair discusses the effect that the fashion industry has on the bodies of young men and women.
i-D Team
11.20.14