Colombo Telegraph

‘Modelling Iranian Style’: Surgical Alterations And The ‘Porn Star’ Look

There is a “fever for modelling” in Tehran right now, says a photographer who has been working in the field for 20 years, as the profession has become a “status marker” in a vanity-driven culture. And the look that’s in vogue among female models is far from what many would consider natural Iranian beauty. What’s in is a highly doctored, surgically altered appearance that the photographer – who asked to go by the initials “B.K.” – describes as the “porn star” look.

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