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This website is all about 'beauty'. What is beauty? Who determines what is (not) beautiful? And how far do we actually go to become (or remain) 'beautiful'?

About Me

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Who am I?

My name is Anne-Mette Hermans and I have been researching the concept of 'beauty' and all the ways in which people beautify themselves for several years now. Currently, I work as a Lecturer in Media and Communication at the School of History, Culture and Communication. 

Publications

I am currently working on my book Project Perfect and the Discourse of Beauty: Representing Cosmetic Procedures and Beauty Products in UK Lifestyle Magazines. This book will be released by Routledge at the start of 2021. 



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