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Beauty: Modified

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Llana Abella

on 8 April 2014

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Transcript of Beauty: Modified

& it's Harmful Effects
Llana Abella, Evelyn Chavez, Daria Coffield, & Te'Azsa Dash
What is beauty?
Beauty is defined as a combination of qualities, such as shape, color, or form, that pleases the aesthetic senses, esp. the sight.
How can beauty be harmful?
Beauty itself is not essentially harmful but achieving beauty can have harmful effects. However, it may not always be the case.
So, what is the problem?
Certain cultures have their own idea of what is portrayed as beautiful
People within those cultural groups are more prone to becoming either underweight, overweight, or obese depending on what their culture prefers
Formulating a Solution
One theme could be to accept people as they are because there are many other factors to consider in sizing up people other than their body sizes. We should all try to maximize living a healthy lifestyle taking into account such factors as nutrition, exercise, smoking, alcohol, and coping with stress.
- Tom Wolf
Do you have evidence?
So, what makes a
A healthy community emphasizes and educates its people that being a certain size isn't always healthy.
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