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Perfect Is Going Too Far

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“Perfect” is Going Too Far Everyday girls are forced to be faced with the media’s image of the “perfect” body. The perfect image that the media portrays is an unrealistic version of how it thinks girls should look starting even at age five. Everyday girls are forced into thinking they aren’t “perfect” or “beautiful” enough and they have to do all these things to be the way the media wants them to be or makes them think that they need to be.
Elizabeth Heubeck writes in an article on WebMD “The average teen girl gets about 180 minutes of media exposure daily and only about 10 minutes of parental interaction a day.” In an attempt to be like the thin models that young girls think of as role models, many girls will develop low self-esteem or even
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