» The Emergence of Fashion Psychology Fashion Psychology is the integration and utilization of the science of psychology and the industry of fashion to create manageable therapeutic tools that ultimately assist in the development of desired results in both clients’ perceptions of self, their behaviors, and moods as well as targeted objectives within the business…Details
Recital Revelations: When it Comes to the Over-Sexualization of Young Girls, We Are the Problem – Rewire
Last weekend I had a revelation. It was well into the second hour of an interminable dance recital and little boys were twirling little girls in mock romance while the audience cheered, and it hit me; when it comes to the sexualization of young girls, we are the problem. We are society. We are the…Details
I have an open mind, particularly about the arts. But as the years have passed, I’ve watched kids’ dance costumes get smaller and smaller, and it’s not ok. Dance Teachers, We need to talk. You have got to stop sending children out to dance in public in their underwear. Maybe you’ve added some rhinestones to…Details
The girl on your left is 16. The one in the middle is 14. The one to your right, she’s 12 years old. And the dancewear company they model for think it’s OK to exploit them for male paedophiliac fantasies. “Pop that.” For those who are unaware, this is a porn-inspired phrase referring to the…Details
Young girls want to look sexy and want their friends to look sexy.
By Tomi-Ann Roberts, PhD (Professor of Psychology, Colorado College) Moms and Dads have to constantly confront issues that arise from their daughters’ bodies maturing in a society that seems to sexualize them more and more. One nearly daily battle is around clothes. Too sexy? Not appropriate? What can be done to help our girls dress…Details
What kind of effect do women in music videos have on teenage girls? Find out how female stereotypes may be affecting your girl’s self-esteem.
Ikamara Larasi: This isn’t just about girls thinking they have to be ‘hot and sexy’. It’s about the pernicious effects on people of all ages, genders and ethnicities