Esther Honig

By: Rehana Lalani

About Esther

Esther Honig is a journalist from Kansas City. She sent an unaltered picture of herself to Photoshop businesses around the world with one message: make me beautiful! Esther wanted to show people how beauty differs in various cultures. She said 'I was hoping that each would source their personal perception and cultural conclusion of beauty to enhance my original image.'

What Makes Esther Awesome?

First, she sends a strong message about beauty in different countries. She proves that social beauty standards are set by Photoshop and that what you see in magazines are not what the actual person looks like. Esther tells women that you do not need makeup and editing to be beautiful.

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