On Monday, James Charles released a new advertisement for his namesake line of beauty products sold at Morphe.
In the photo, he’s dressed like an elf and positioned on a vanity next to an eye-shadow palette and setting-spray bottle.
Though Charles’ face was seemingly altered to resemble an elf, some social-media users believe his body was also heavily edited, while others have praised the image.
The YouTuber openly speaks about his use of photo-editing technology and has made YouTube videos about it in the past, while many other influencers are known to alter their images.
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James Charles is being accused of editing his body in his latest makeup advertisement.
On Monday, the social-media star took to Instagram and Twitter with a new campaign image for his namesake eye-shadow palettes and brush set sold at Morphe. In the photo, he’s dressed like an elf, shrunken down in size, and positioned on a vanity next to an eye-shadow palette and setting-spray bottle.
“SISTER ON A SHELF,” Charles wrote on Twitter. “One of my favorite photos EVEERRRRR hahahaha happy holidays babes!!”
SISTER ON A SHELF 🎅🏻❤️ one of my favorite photos EVEERRRRR hahahaha happy holidays babes!! pic.twitter.com/f5cSLFWI0z
— James Charles (@jamescharles) December 2, 2019
People are now comparing the campaign image to behind-the-scenes shots shared on Charles’ Instagram
Shortly after Charles shared the campaign image on Monday, he also shared some behind-the-scenes videos on Instagram. The clips were removed from his story after 24 hours, though some people have reposted them on Twitter.
Omfg I’m shook pic.twitter.com/BEmTU1Cl0q
— 𝖲𝗈𝗉𝗁𝗂𝖾👼🏼 (@fuckimlonelyy) December 2, 2019
Many people shared the clips enthusiastically, while others pointed out that Charles doesn’t look exactly the same in both sets of images.
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Source:: Business Insider