Barbie Recreated as 19-Year-Old ‘Real Woman’

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Barbie Recreated as 19-Year-Old ‘Real Woman’

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What if Barbie actually looked like an average girl? Artist and researcher Nickolay Lamm, 24, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was so curious, he decided to find out for himself. Using the Center for Disease Control’s average measurements of a 19-year-old American woman, he spent a month-and-a-half creating a 3D digital model of the iconic doll as a real woman. “The fact that I used very close to average proportions made people realize average is beautiful,” Lamm told Take at the look at the images to see the differences in Lamm’s Barbie versus the toy doll.

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