Beauty pageants are bad for everyone, a fact underscored by Miss Utah's Marissa Powell in this week's Miss USA pageant. Powell's clumsy handling of a question about the cultural significance of wage disparity between men and women produced a moment of juicy schaudenfraude becoming increasingly ...
Beauty pageants can be bad and they can be good. I think that as long as you are teaching your child that it is ok to win and ok to lose, then you can put them in pageants. Just make sure they they are a good sport no matter what.
One downside of being in beauty pageants is the chance that you can become shallow and hung up on the beauty part of it all. Getting into a beauty pageant and winning one can be great but it can also make someone care about their looks even more than they did before and become conceited.
5 reasons child pageants are bad for kids March 14, 2012 The father of JonBenet Ramsey, the 6-year-old beauty queen who was killed in 1996, now says child pageants are bad for young girls.
Beauty pageants should go the way of the corset. They’re outdated and restrictive and perpetuate a damaging link between real world success and a woman’s capacity to cultivate a very specific ...
Beauty Pageants are not the culprit when it comes to girls having low self-esteem, it's the real world "outside" pageants that is to blame. ... I know glitz pageants get a bad reputation but maybe ...
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The long-standing and current overwhelming opinion in the psychology community concerning children's beauty pageants is that they are not in the best interests of healthy child development.
Learn the truth about why are beauty pageants bad for young children. This op ed piece discusses the people who support this and try to blame those against it. Here you will read the American Psychological Association's stance on the sexualization of girls as well as information about exploitation.
Beauty pageants have allowed young girl to think that they have to be beautiful. They teach kids that beauty is on the outside and not the inside. When you teach kids that beauty is only on the outside it can cause major problems, not only health problems but social and physical and mental problems also. ... Beauty contests are bad. They teach ...