“Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?” We know what happens next, and who is good and who is evil.
The identification of women has been strongly influenced by their appearance since time immemorial. Women have absorbed beauty thoughts and role behaviour already with “mother’s milk”. Society is playing judge in the process of youth and beauty, the loser is already determined. The ageing diva accepts the verdict and breaks.
And well, the fairytale of the magic mirror does not end well for the queen- not even today.