Anorexic nude model Isabelle Caro dead
A former French model anerexis caused a stir with a ad campaign in which she was photographed nude with anorexia, died last month at the age of 28, the 20 Minutes. Isabelle Caro's boyfriend, Swiss singer Vincent Bigler, confirmed her death, saying she passed away on November 17 after spending about two weeks in hospital with acute respiratory disease although he did not know the cause of death.
Caro hit the spotlight in when she bared her nude frame for pictures by controversial Italian photographer Oliviero Toscani for an anti-anorexia campaign for a clothing company that was released in Milan fashion week. Her nude caused a stir, sparking debate in the fashion industry.
It was banned by Italy's advertising watchdog while France's authority told French companies not to use it. Caro suffered with anorexia from the age of 13 and fell into a coma in when her weight dropped to 25kg.
She fought the eating disorder tiny virgins fuked announced early that anerexis weight had risen to 42kg, 20 Minutes said. Caro said in she had decided to pose for Toscani's "No to Anorexia" campaign to alert young women to the dangers of being too thin.
Anorexic nude model Isabelle Caro dead. The Sydney Morning Herald.