One in three girls feel they’re ‘not pretty enough’ say Girlguides
0 Have your say One in three girls aged 7 - 10 do not feel pretty enough according to a survey released today by Girlguiding UK. The Girls’ Attitudes Survey 2016, published today, reveals a steep five-year decline in girls’ body confidence, with relentless exposure to media and digital images that objectify women, to street harassment and sexist online abuse, being key factors.
Today's findings also expose that over half (52 per cent) of girls feel they are not good enough and almost one in six (15 per cent) 7-10 year old girls feel embarrassed or ashamed of how they look.
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