un·re·touched | \ ˌən-(ˌ)rē-ˈtəcht \

Definition of unretouched 

: not having undergone editing or retouching : not retouched unretouched photos

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For her latest swim campaign, however, Graham is taking her body positivity up a level by posing in raw, unretouched paparazzi photos for the swimsuit ads. Lauren Alexis Fisher, Harper's BAZAAR, "Ashley Graham Shows Off Her Beach Body in Unretouched Swimsuit Campaign," 3 May 2018 Self tanner brand Isle of Paradise, is making headlines with their latest campaign — its first-ever to feature a curvy model, and with unretouched imagery, too. Avery Matera, Teen Vogue, "Carla Trujillo Is First Curvy Model in Unretouched Ad for Isle of Paradise Self Tanner," 16 Mar. 2018 Her body, which is why Thorne has happily showed off her acne and decided to do an unretouched nude photo shoot for GQ Mexico. Julie Mazziotta, PEOPLE.com, "Bella Thorne on Why She Skips Cardio — and that Nude GQ Shoot: 'I Can Be a Feminist and Show Skin'," 8 Mar. 2018 Read on for their thoughts and their striking, unretouched portraits. Meredith Clark, Allure, "We Asked Six Women to Bare Their Cellulite, and the Results Are Breathtaking," 18 Apr. 2018 Back in March, Van Ness posted an unretouched photo showing his psoriasis on Instagram. Emily Wang, SELF, "‘Queer Eye’ Star Jonathan Van Ness Reveals He’s Been ‘Psoriasis Flare Free’ for Six Months," 29 June 2018 Graham's unretouched photos send a powerful message: No matter the circumstances, every body belongs in the bathing suit of their choice, no readjustments necessary. Halie Lesavage, Glamour, "Ashley Graham's Latest Swimsuits For All Campaign Features Zero Retouching," 1 May 2018 And her first big gig of 2018 reflects that: Agdal is the new face of Aerie's unretouched #AerieReal campaign. Ana Colon, Glamour, "Nina Agdal Spoke Out About Body Shaming in Fashion—and It Landed Her a New Campaign," 3 Apr. 2018 But here’s what matters: Five years ago, before acne-positive selfies had their boom and celebrities graced the covers of magazines and campaigns proudly showing their unretouched skin, applauding gray roots wasn’t expected. Lauren Levinson, Glamour, "Seeing Women in Their 30s With Gray Roots Inspired Me to Leave Mine Alone," 2 Apr. 2018

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1856, in the meaning defined above

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