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From the steamy sex scenes to the fab fashion, Gossip Girl and 90210 have plenty in common—except when it comes to the curve quotients of their lead actresses. How to explain the more womanly physiques seen on Gossip's Upper East Side set compared with those in Beverly Hills? "The girls in Gossip look more real because that is the aesthetic in New York," says celebrity stylist Phillip Bloch. "But L.A. is the land of the almost unattainable standard."

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JESSICA STROUP

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