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.