The s saw the rise of the first mass-market softcore pornographic magazines: Modern Man in and Playboy in The first full frontal nude centerfold was Playboy's Miss January First appearing in France, the new magazines featured nude often, burlesque actresses were hired as models and semi-nude photographs on the cover and throughout; while these would now be termed softcore , they were quite shocking for the time. Health and Efficiency Naturist. Sales of pornographic magazines in the U. In , halftone printing was used to reproduce photographs inexpensively for the first time.
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They may also be sold in sex shops or by mail order. These new-style magazines featured nude or semi-nude women, sometimes simulating masturbation, although their genitals or pubic hair were not actually displayed. With the continued progression of print media to digital, retailers have also had to adapt.