According to a statement Wednesday, the charter incorporates a new French law coming into force Oct. 1 that requires all models to provide medical certificates proving they are healthy to work.
The charter also bans the conglomerates’ brands from using female models below a U.S. size 4. A minimum body mass index requirement was initially proposed and then taken out from the finalized French law.
The two groups’ brands include Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs and others.
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