Isabelle Caro, Face of Anorexia, Dies at 28

By JJ Duncan on
Isabelle Caro, a French model and actress best known for her work campaigning to fight anorexia, has died at the age of 28. Caro's friend and acting instructor, Daniele Dubreuil-Prevot confirmed to the Associated Press that Caro had died on November 17, shortly after returning to Paris after working in Tokyo. Isabelle was the face of a shock Italian ad campaign where she appeared nude, her body ravaged by years of malnutrition, under the words "No Anorexia." In March, Isabelle appeared on...Read Full Story

Isabel Caro on Oprah

By Jake on
Isabelle Caro, a French model who has publicly battled anorexia, appeared on Oprah today. She met with Jessica Simpson, as part of her show The Price of Beauty. Caro has battled the disease of anorexia for much of her life. At one point, she weighed so little she slipped into a coma. She later posed for an anti-anorexia billboard which shocked many.Caro told Jessica Simpson that a designer had told her if she wanted to model, she would need to lose ten pounds. She is now working to try to...Read Full Story