Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
What is a Healthy Body Image?
Transcript of What is a Healthy Body Image?
the "ideal" image Historical Perceptions of Beauty 1890s - Women were plump and voluptuous (models were an average of 5'4" and weighed 140lbs) 1990s - Women wore corsets and wanted an hour glass figure. The "Gibson Girl" look was popular. 1920s - Flat chested, slim hipped,
empasis on cosmetically decorated faces 1930s and 40s - Full bodies, emphasis on legs 1950s - Voluptous and curvaceous 1960s - Thin, non curvaceous (Twiggy look) 1970s - Tall, slim, with some curves
(models were on average 5'8" and weighed 118lbs) 1980s - Jane Fonda brings in fitness craze and liposuction becomes a trend 1990s - Average model weighs 23% less than
the average women (11 million suffer from
eating disorders in North America) Devised in Australia in 1899, Bile Beans became a brand leader in the UK during the 1930s and were still on sale until the mid-1980s. The product consisted of a variety of medicines formulated into a pill that claimed to promote good health.