If you find you are overthinking about how you look, and it’s impacting your mood and eating habits, it may be time to seek support.
Tag: body image
“They Just Have This Intolerable Hatred of Their Bodies” Says ‘Raising Girls Who Like Themselves’ Author
Reportedly 55 per cent of girls between the ages of eight and nine years are dissatisfied with their bodies.
Body image issues are common in children. Here are three things you can do to help a child who is experiencing concerns about their appearance.
Whenever I ask a group of tween or teen boys what they think the main area of body focus is, for boys, they yell out, ‘A six-pack!’
Aside from the fact ‘Insatiable’ is a painfully weak attempt at entertainment, Netflix is missing an opportunity to offer young people a real example of true body confidence.
More than ever, teen girls and young women face an onslaught of media and advertising that sells a certain beauty standard. Its time to “unplug”.
Women get older, but not in media. Extreme thinness, anti-ageing, and appearance-focused “fitness” are a few of the dangerous ideals we are faced with.
Did you know that for 46% of women in a new study, social media played a big role in creating negative emotions around their body image?