This 90 second time lapse from Rare Digital Art, a high-end retouching firm shows exactly why you should never trust what you see in fashion magazines. Although it’s no secret that photoshop is used a lot in the fashion and beauty industry, just how much photoshopping goes into one image is pretty shocking.
In this video RDA demonstrates how it takes 6 hours of editing just to get one photo ready for a magazine.
There is nothing wrong with either of these images. But it does serve as a reminder to never believe everything you see.