Year of Youth 2018

Chasing an illusion: young women and magazines

Last edited 17th June 2009

Chasing an illusion: young women and magazines

"A recent survey found a quarter of Australian teenage girls would get plastic surgery if they could - and 2 per cent already had. The study of 4,000 girls aged 11 to 18 found most were unhappy with their bodies."... what is causing this? By Melinda Tankard Reist

Keywords: women, woman, girls, beauty, image, eating disorder, feminity, female, feminism


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