Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Curves are a drug...

Every summer vacation I return with overweight luggage, due not to my shopping problem, but the Italian Vogues I have collected in my stay. Recently my favorite fashion magazine, Vogue Italia, has launched Vogue Curvy, a new online section that features iconic curvy gals.
Through this fabulous section of VI online, Martina Liverani finds that "a recent US research claims that curvy women produce in men the same effects of a drug: looking at women's curves activates the same areas of the brain that are usually stimulated by drugs and alcohol." Now imagine that...men don't like stick thin figures after all. I mean, I think my brain reacts the exact same way when I see curvy icons like:

(Images per Vogue Curvy)