08 Feb Happiness and beauty
The media bombards us with images of thin, beautiful women and the idea that worth is determined by body image, but we must understand our own individual worth and live our lives passionately, said Amy Despain, Tuesday in a lecture as part of Body Acceptance Week.
“We see images in the fashion industry, TV shows, fashion magazines and in all those things you’re comparing yourself to what the ideal is that society is giving us,” she said.
Many people have the misconception that being beautiful will make them happy, Despain said.
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