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Ashley Graham's Maxim Cover Is Different Than the Others

Photo: Maxim

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Since returning to featuring mostly naked women last fall, Maxim has put models like Alessandra Ambrosio, Elsa Hosk, and Hannah Davis in various states of undress on its covers. Joining that list is the star of the magazine's April issue, Ashley Graham, who while technically naked, looks different than the typical Maxim cover model of late.

Here's her cover:

She looks flawless. But she also looks very different from the women before her and one quick Google image search will tell you why: you can barely see her body. The rest of the photo shoot, too, features but one full-length shot, the rest being mostly portraits.

Ashley's Instagram followers have also accused the magazine of a different offense: over-Photoshopping. "Beautiful, but I don't understand why they had to Photoshop this beautiful lady! Let her be full figured and natural!" one fan wrote. Another said, "Wish they hadn't Photoshopped you so much though, you're perfect how you are and have always been so empowering for all of us to love the skin we're in and then they go and change yours, it's a shame they dampen that message to appeal to the masses more."

Though the full photo shoot is here, her interview won't be out until the magazine hits stands April 5th.