Ideal Female Body image

Abstract motion graphics to show the “ideal” archetypes for the past 10 decades.

 
 

What is the “ideal” female body? Despite female body image being a dynamic and oftentimes sensitive set of standards, women tend to obsess over conforming to said standards so much they lose perspective on how chaotic beauty standards have historically been. Analysis of the major factors that affected beauty shows a flow that explains the multitude of archetypes seen even in just 100 years. 

 
1910s–1940s

1910s–1940s

 
 
1950s–1970s

1950s–1970s

1980s–2010s

1980s–2010s