Airlines’ Obsession With the Flight Attendant Look Obscures Crews’ Actual Work

“You don’t have to look pretty to save someone’s life.”

written by
Rajvi Desai
Mar 26, 2019
Beauty standards for Indian female flight attendants
Image courtesy of Emirates
AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.