The Genteel
February 26, 2021

Patricia Barci

Brazil, a country known globally for carnival and voluptuous women, has witnessed the rise of a new aesthetic and behavioural trend among women; strong muscular bodies are in demand, ideally with minimal body fat. The spark? Social media. Patricia Barci investigates for The Genteel.

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Patricia Barci

São Paulo Brazil

Patricia contributes to The Genteel from São Paulo. She is an expert is classical music and art history, and is an author of novels published in Portugal and Brazil. 

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