Social media and celebrity culture 'harming young people'
The Guardian -

Young people’s mental health damaged by ‘unobtainable’ body image in online world

Airbrushed photographs of celebrities with perfectly preened bodies staged in exotic locations are all over social media, but such flawless images have been described as damaging for the way they pressurise young people to meet unobtainable body-image standards.

Most children own a smartphone by the age of 10, and this has in turn led to increasing pressure on youngsters to look perfect in their online lives, a...

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