- 4 years ago
- Wedding: May 2013
I really enjoyed this article. As someone who works out and eats right in order to stay thin, I’ve had my fair share of comments and judgements about what I eat, how I exercise, etc.
“The media is frequently criticized for promoting images of women with what everyone claims to be unrealistically skinny or completely unattainable, perfect bodies–or even flat out photoshopping images to make them more “perfect” …and subsequently less “real”. Well, now they seem to be trying to change that by promoting images of “real” women–emphasizing that women need to just accept the bodies they’re in because that’s what’s “real”. Well, I have huge issues with that message…”