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
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
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.