I’m worried about Petite Barbie.
Now that America’s ideal beauty standards are evolving as full-figured, voluptuous bodies like Kim Kardashian and Beyoncé have become iconic and widely emulated, newly minted… 1,348 more words
Current mainstream media favors thin celebrities and models, and females are often shamed into feeling as if they aren’t good enough to be socially accepted. The negative stereotyping of women who are perceived as overweight, less than attractive, or who somehow don’t fit the commonly accepted norm of what it means to be ‘beautiful’ or ‘attractive’ in this society is as prevalent as misogynistic thought. 435 more words