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Achieving Beauty

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Kris Forsyth

on 23 September 2016

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The psychological impact 'beauty' has on women
Mental Health Disorders
noun / obe·si·ty
adjective / beau·ti·ful

Body Image:
noun / bo-dy im·age
Self Esteem:
noun / self–es·teem
noun / stig·ma
Images of 'beauty' bombard us everyday!
1. having qualities of beauty : exciting aesthetic pleasure
2. generally pleasing
a condition characterized by the excessive accumulation and storage of fat in the body
a set of negative and often unfair beliefs that a society or group of people have about something
a feeling of having respect for yourself and your abilities
a subjective picture of one's own physical appearance established both by self-observation and by noting the reactions of others

Eating Disorders:
any of several psychological disorders (as anorexia nervosa or bulimia) characterized by serious disturbances of eating behavior
pathological preoccupation with an imagined or slight physical defect of one's body to the point of causing significant stress or behavioral impairment in several areas
Body Dysmorphic Disorder:
Consumerism and
the 'beauty' Industry
Plastic Surgery:
noun / plas·tic sur·gery
surgery that improves or repairs the form or appearance of body parts
In Conclusion
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