Materials: Found wood and household objects
Description: On Fleek Beauty Parlor focuses on modern day beauty and body image standards and ideals. The goal is to continue conversations about how popular and accessible body and hair alterations have become. Showcasing the various beauty and body image trends that have and continue to be promoted to women of all ages and color; promoting consistent pressure to change and alter ones physical appearance and therefore shunning the idea that natural beauty and body image is not appealing to society. This installation highlights and exaggerates the extent that women will go to and through to alter their body image to appeal to society, the opposite sex and to have what they think is an ideal image of what a women should look like.
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