The time of super models begins. Tall, leggy women are considered the new female ideal. Aerobics and jogging take off, and for the first time, muscles are acceptable on women, adding one more beauty standard to the list.
The Buff Beauty With the crop top trend persisting on the red carpet and on stage (thanks, Britney Spears), this dacade was all about perfect abs. Gisele Bundchen’s toned, tanned body becomes the envy of women everywhere and sales of spray tans soar.
See How Much the "Perfect" Female Body Has Changed Over 100 Years - Body ideals, like everything else in pop culture, are a trend. Rather than chase that preposterous laundry list of attributes, embrace what your momma gave you!