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    Victoria’s Secret like many other clothing stores are selling the unattainable dream body. The ads used in regards to Victoria’s Secret are causing young teens and adult women to go after the unattainable dream of looking just like them. Women and young girls look up to these models and aspire to have the “perfect body”. The propaganda used in these ads is what makes girls and women buy their products. They buy into the ad selling the sexiest bra in hopes that they will look the same way as the models. The unattainable dream is body shaming by only focusing on one body type. Victoria’s Secrets uses slanting in their ads,uses the bandwagon effect, and silences girls who don’t have the “perfect body”. One of Victoria’s Secret bra lines is the “Body” by…

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    cousins’ battle with what their bodies and what’s it’s like to be accepted. They may listen to their dad and other male figures make a remark about a woman’s body in a hypercritical manner in honors to her weight and her looks. To agree that at a young age girls worry about their appearance, body size and body shape. Girls starts to see that their appearance and notices that it can become very important. The messages are out there and distressing some of the young girls in a negative manner. To…

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    Alaïa Culture

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    • Culture Free body, Free women, body conscious culture credited with launching the body-con movement of the 1980s, which was in sharp contrast to the then-current trend for bulky, oversized women’s apparel, Alaïa established a signature for sculpted silhouettes that exalt the female form. He let women be proud of their shape and body, and ever changed the purpose of his work. S.Culture In fact, the personal background of Alaïa in sculpture led him to understand fully women’s body, and to…

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    Best Exercise Analysis

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    result of extra flab accumulation in their bodies, thighs and abdomen. As the era of having a toned body with abs visible is in, I have come up with five best workout techniques that women can inculcate in their daily routine to achieve their dream of getting into shape. • Single-Leg Deadlift This exercise is the most crucial one for activating the core of the body. If the core is strong, the body becomes automatically strong and toned up. This technique is also essential to prevent back pain.…

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    affect me personally while I was in Elementary and in Middle School. When I moved to be in High school, however, I began to feel social pressure to drop my excess weight, the sooner, the better. The mirror can be your friend or your enemy. I considered it my worst enemy because I had to look at something I feared: I had to face myself at my worst physical shape. I had what was called "man boobies":…

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    Barbie Doll Stereotypes

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    females have the idea in their head that they must grow up to be perfect, beautiful women that have a main purpose to have children, and care for their homes and their husbands. The “Barbie Doll” portrays the female body through gender roles and how society feels women should appear. The Barbie doll is not just a toy, but also an icon of the perfect feminine beauty and a given role in society. This doll causes many problems for young girls today trying to fit in and obey the standards that…

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    Marilyn Monroe Beauty

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    that beauty requires a certain degree of pain. For years, women have used chemicals and surgery to obtain what society describes as beautiful. Women work their bodies beyond their breaking points to obtain a smaller size. How can society tell one woman she is beautiful while, it tells another she is ugly because she can not meet unrealistic standards designed by society.Human beings have lost the true meaning of…

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    Bob Hairstyles

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    Bob Hairstyles When in doubt of what hairstyle to choose. Choose a bob! You can never go wrong with a bob. Whether it is long, short, medium, curly, wavy or straight! Bob hairstyles are the perfect hairstyle for almost every facial shape. Bob hairstyles are very trendy. There is a myriad of bob hairstyles to choose from. Types of Bob Hairstyles Asymmetrical bobs Sometimes known as angular bobs. Asymmetrical bobs are bobs that are uneven in length. Or basically one side of the hair is longer…

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    In “Size 6”, writer Fatema Mernissi compares and contrasts the differences between Eastern and Western women across the globe. Her juxtaposition of the two highlights a larger conflict, one that is a massive problem in the Western world. When you think of the average Western woman, many picture a beautiful, skinny, burlesque-type figure in a tight dress. To be blunt, there are two general weight types viewed by the public: slim and obese. This generalization become a reality in part due to…

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    In Julie Mehta’s article “Pretty unreal: ever wish you could look as hot as celebrities do? Well, they don’t look as good as you think,” the main idea is how seeing all those artificially perfect images of celebrities can hurt the way you see and feel about your body; and the way you think others see you. The principal purpose is to inform that not because celebrities look fit means they are healthy. She affirms this idea affects boys, but girls the most. To support it, Mehta collected opinions…

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