The Negative Effects Of Social Media Has On People's Body Image
A negative body image that is brought on by social media is a huge …show more content…
With twitter, tumblr, facebook, instagram among other social media cites plus the multiple T.V shows, movies, articles and much more that the internet provides and aims towards the youth showing all these perfect people and perfect situations. Social media romanticizes things and puts people and things on these unreachable pedestals that just makes people feel lower than what they already are and the negative effects it has on people are detrimental to their emotional and physical health.
Social media isn 't a thing that anyone can fully ignore anymore. It is a presence in everyone 's life to some degree and even though not everyone thinks lowly of themselves, the amount of people that do has almost tripled in the last 10 years. The amount of females with eating disorders and who abuse diets has definitely grown as well as the amount of males who abuse muscle enhancers. If there is one thing I know for sure, that is we will never fully fix the problems of negative body images. Even without social media people wrongfully had problems with how they looked or weighed and social media just made it