Friday, March 16, 2018 (10:06)
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The unique collection of Barbie dolls has recently debuted in the market among them was a reflection of the legendary painter Frida Kahlo. However, being the lead actress in the biographical film dedicated to her on how the artist is presented is not the best way …
A producer of Barbie dolls beloved by girls around the world has recently unveiled a unique collection of iconic toys inspired by the most prominent female figures ̵
The "Sheroes" collection, literally "female heroines", could be the story of the most inspiring women in history Many times they have changed their work with the face of the world, such as the famous mathematician Katherine Johnson or the painter Frida Kahlo. The doll, modeled after the legendary artist, has so far provoked the biggest controversy.
Kahlo, famed for ignoring the social demands of a woman's appearance and very expressive, her own style, was portrayed in a manner that did not accurately reflect her true appearance. to the rules of beauty that are in force today. The widespread criticism was caused in particular by the removal of the characteristic Monobrvie by the creators of the doll, which is a hallmark of the Mexican beauty of the painter, who did not care to get rid of facial hair.
The adaptation of Frida's image to contemporary aesthetic models was not particularly liked by the starring role in the famous biopic artist, Salmie Hayek, for whom this role was a breakthrough in his career. The post actress on Instagram Post criticized Mattel for creating an unrealistic picture of the painter. "Frida Kahlo has never tried to be or be someone else, she has celebrated her uniqueness, how could she have changed her in Barbie" – Hayek writes sadly […] While critics of the doll undoubtedly made good remarks about unnecessarily enhancing the beauty of the doll make legendary artist, focus also on the educational value of the entire company. Given the tremendous influence that Barbie dolls have had on teenage girls for years, creating a toy collection that celebrates the achievements of strong and talented women like Frida Kahlo can inspire many of them to find their own way and make their dreams come true They can be what they want in life. (PAP lifetime)