• Mental illness in fashion: opening up the conversation

    7 days ago - By Fashion United

    The fashion industry is often portrayed as a world of extravagance, excess, glitz and glamour, and endless excitement. However, fashion designers, models, and professionals are subject to a side of the industry that can result in serious damage to mental health. The fast paced, heavily watched, high-stakes nature of the fashion world may be a contributing cause of the higher than average mental health issues associated with the industry. Still a somewhat taboo topic, mental health issues are becoming increasingly harder to ignore, especially in the wake of yet another designer suicide. The...
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