Dove and Lizzo Unite in Powerful Campaign Against Unrealistic Selfies

#TheSelfieTalk shows how manipulated photos leave young women feeling inadequate

Dove launches new campaign after research finds 80% of 13-year-olds edit their own selfies. Dove

The evolution of the selfie is fascinating. Selfies hardly existed before camera phones (who would waste pricey photo film on a grainy head shot?). But now, increasingly sophisticated phone cameras mean we are surrounded by them on all social platforms, all the time.

@saramayspary Sara Spary is a freelance journalist based in London. She's been a reporter for eight years, covering advertising and consumer brands.