There are thousands of flawless images we see every day in the glossy magazines and papers.
Technology these days ensures that they all have glowing, flawless skin - not a blemish or wrinkle in sight, perfect lighting with not an undereye bag even attempting to show itself. Clever, manipulated advertising that persuades people to think that the creams, potions and pills will work similar wonders for them too and they will spend hundreds trying to achieve the same look.
Here's how they do it:
The Evolution of Beauty
This is still an ad for Dove beauty products but at least they're now using a more realistic ideal of beauty and not the airbrushed image that we've come to accept and that young girls and women these days seem to aspire to.
No longer can we say, the camera never lies.