Plastic Surgery Should Not Be An Option

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Shana Raofi Beers-McCormick English 101 December 8, 2014 Plastic Surgery Should Not Be an Option Children and teenagers can be very cruel at their young age and start bullying each other. This bullying can leave drastic impacts on a vulnerable child, which would not know how to handle the situation. The impact of bullying has raised a toll on suicide rates for youngsters. Bullying is something real and should not be avoided; it comes in many different forms. All forms of bullying get to one, one way or another. Children and young adults getting bullied for their physical appearances can really damage and lower their self-esteem and cause destruction within themselves and their families. Recently, the only way these…show more content…
Children and young teens are putting their health at risk drastically, by going under the knife to avoid getting bullied. Plastic surgery is not Raofi 2 the answer to fix bullying or self-esteem issues because the outcome is like gambling, you either win or lose. The safe and logic way to deal with getting bullied is building self-esteem and self-acceptance. The Little Baby Face Foundation located in New York is a foundation that helps low income families get plastic surgery procedures done with all the expenses taken care of, such as the flight costs, hotel, food, and as well as the procedure itself. The Little Baby Face Foundation is eligible for children and young adults who have deformities or any health related problems that affect their physical appearances. Along with them are eligible, children and young adults that are not happy or satisfied with their appearances. One of the bullied child that went forth with the plastic surgery provided by this foundation “Thursday, interviewing seven-year-old Samantha Shaw, a first grader from South Dakota who recently went under the knife to pin back her cup ears and fix a fold on her right ear” (Moss 1). Samantha was bullied for her big ears sticking out abnormally, but her mother was also bothered by it and decided to get it
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