Keyword: anorexia

French fashion labels sign charter banning use of ultra-thin models

French companies LVMH and Kering, which own dozens of haute couture brands including Saint Laurent, Dior and Gucci, have signed a charter to ban overly thin models, both female and male, and those aged under-16, from their catwalks and advertising.

France votes to ban ultra-thin models in crackdown on anorexia

Modelling agencies protest as anyone employing models who are considered too thin face fines of up to €75,000 and six months in prison.

French government likely to back bill of law banning too-thin fashion models

French health minister hints at support for MP's proposed law to outlaw anorexic models, with employers who breach it facing fines and jail.