Role of media

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Role of media

How does celebrity culture influence your daughter? What is the truth about media influence on body image? Use our practical articles and activities to start talking to your daughter and give her the skills she needs to resist media stereotypes.

In today’s crowded media landscape, the stories that the media chooses to tell about women and girls often present a narrow view of what beauty is. Without widening that definition of beauty and expanding it to include attributes beyond just physical appearance, our daughters will miss out on an opportunity to see a diverse variety of inspiring, intelligent and thoughtful women that they can relate to. Our articles and activities will help you and your daughter replace the messages she is receiving about celebrity culture and female beauty, with those that are more empowering, protecting her body confidence as she grows.

So start reading and sharing with your daughter today – there’s nothing to lose but the stereotypes.

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