By Lucy Buckland. She is the ultimate English rose known for having flawless milky white skin. But even Kate Moss has shown every icon should sport a tan now and then, by signing up to be the face of St Tropez. And what better way to show off just how effortless getting a streak-free all over tan can be than posing naked for the advertising campaign? Scroll down for behind-the-scenes video. Now that's one way to show off your streak-free tan!
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S he is laughing, but the body language couldn't be clearer — Kate Moss covers her bare breasts with an arm, and hunches over, trying to conceal the rest of her naked body with a sunhat. So I'd lock myself in the toilet and cry and then come out and do it. I never felt very comfortable about it. Moss also tells the magazine that she sought medical help for anxiety two years later. There's a massive pressure to do what you have to do. This happened 20 years ago — and Moss, of course, went on to have a phenomenally successful career, becoming one of the most powerful models, and remained close to Day. Other models, though, say the industry is not much different now. We wanted to help young models assert themselves and understand what rights they have. Unfortunately what Kate is talking about does still happen and has happened to me. In a previous interview, she described how, when a year-old model complained that a year-old photographer had propositioned her, "her agency said she should have slept with him".
Kate Moss' naked body boosted sales at PZ Cussons during the first half of the year as customers snapped up at St Tropez fake tans she advertises. The soap and shampoo maker saw its pre-tax profits rise 7. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. Want to discuss real-world problems, be involved in the most engaging discussions and hear from the journalists? Start your Independent Premium subscription today. Independent Premium Comments can be posted by members of our membership scheme, Independent Premium. It allows our most engaged readers to debate the big issues, share their own experiences, discuss real-world solutions, and more. Our journalists will try to respond by joining the threads when they can to create a true meeting of independent Premium. The most insightful comments on all subjects will be published daily in dedicated articles.
One morning in August, I flew from London to St. Tropez to spend a few days interviewing the most beautiful woman in the world. At least she hardly ever has, and certainly not about her personal life. I imagined she would be guarded. Her silence came partly from the need not to lay bait for the tabloids, for which she provided a new blood sport in the U. My wife, the fashion designer Bella Freud, has done shows with her and is a friend; I worked with Keith Richards on his memoir, and Moss is more or less a member of his family. Even so, this was different; there were rules and boundaries to be negotiated. Moss said she was up for it—a Moss expression. We would see. Of all the supermodels of the s, Moss has emerged at the top of the heap, certainly in terms of cultural importance.