Unrealistic Beauty And Body Aspectations For Women
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Most Women often look to people like themselves for beauty inspiration, more specifically, to women they view while scrolling through social media platforms, such as Instagram. Instagram has allowed the opportunity and access to look at the lives of others through videos and pictures that are uploaded by users. With the use of an Instagram post uploaded by Khloe Kardashian posing for the Complex Magazine, the image will be analyzed to understand how Instagram sets unrealistic beauty and body expectations for women.
Instagram can cause body dissatisfaction, and a low self-esteem, in women. When women compare their beauty and bodies to that of what they see on Instagram, it strengthens the feeling of having a poor self-image. This image is a representation of unrealistic beauty and body expectations for women. The idea of women having to fit one idea of beauty is unbelievable and ridiculous because perfection on its own is just an opinion. Most Instagram users use Instagram has a platform to perceive their lives to be the perfect life to live. Instagram has millions of women who have hundreds to thousands of followers, and these women are considered to be living the ideal life. Women such as Khloe Kardashian, Kim Kardashian, Kylie Jenner, Cardi B, and so much more. These women’s Instagram pages consist of them living the high life and flaunting their “perfect” Bodies. Most of the pictures posted on their Instagram page masks the reality of their lives. Instagram should be