aisha tyler, deconstructed

Wow. When I'm next having a "I feel fat and frumpy" day – and it usually happens after seeing a  female celebrity looking flawlessly glamorous in a magazine or on TV – I'm going to revisit this post.

The impossibly gorgeous Hollywood actress Aisha Tyler volunteered to let a magazine pick her apart and show us what really goes on when an image is photoshopped.

"Even though I knew what I was getting myself into, I was still floored when I got the before pictures from the retoucher. They were covered in notes," she confides.

You can read the article in more detail here and here, but here is the before and after shot. And we wonder why women feel so much bloody pressure to be thin and perfect!