Archive for July 28, 2018
We live in a beautiful world. However, we also live in a world that unfortunately does not always celebrate that beauty, instead focusing on a very narrow idea of what beauty actually is. From Hollywood to just about every form of media, there are starving models and photoshopped images that perpetuate a not only unrealistic and often unattainable but also unhealthy standard of beauty. These days, more people are standing up to join the fight against that narrow standard, choosing instead to practice and encourage self love, regardless of how one looks.
Understanding your own importance
The problem with such a narrow standard of beauty is that it perpetuates a skewed version of self worth. Though men are targeted as well, women are bombarded from the time that they are young girls to fit into a very small box of very big, ridiculous expectations. So much emphasis is put on looking a certain way that many girls do not ever learn, or learn late in life