26 Apr '12, 7pm

Performance Art a Graphic Reminder of Animal Cruelty | Care2 Causes

Performance Art a Graphic Reminder of Animal Cruelty | Care2 Causes

People walking down the bustling Regent Street in London this week would have been surprised at the provocative display put on in the window of the local Lush Cosmetics shop. A young woman in a nude unitard sat in the window of the shop as someone in a laboratory coat proceeded to put her body through the same procedures that are commonly used to test cosmetics on animals. Jacqueline Traides , a 24-year-old student at Oxford Brookes University, performed this shocking piece of art, according to the International Business Times. The artist completed the performance in conjunction with Lush Cosmetics in order to promote awareness of animal cruelty in cosmetic testing, a practice common among many cosmetic companies. And while passersby on Regent Street were witness to the actual event, Lush Cosmetics also posted a graphic video of the public protest on their YouTube channel ...

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