A third of girls won’t post selfies without altering their appearance, study finds

young women aged 11 to 21 won’t post a selfie online without editing their appearance first.” data-reactid=”17″A survey has found that a third of girls and young women aged 11 to 21 won’t post a selfie online without editing their appearance first.

Girlguiding‘s annual Girls’ Attitudes report, “finding acceptance” was cited as a common reason for altering images. With around half admitting that they regularly altered their appearance in photos in general.” data-reactid=”18″Among the 2,186 participants surveyed for Girlguiding‘s annual Girls’ Attitudes report, “finding acceptance” was cited as a common reason for altering images. With around half admitting that they regularly altered their appearance in photos in general.

Further signalling insecurity, 33 per cent of the participants said they had deleted pictures if they had not received what they deemed as a positive enough reaction.

The girls and women surveyed ranged from seven to 21, and

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The Dresses Fashion Girls Will Be Wearing This Summer

It probably comes as no surprise that in my role as an editor, I spend a rather large chunk of my workdays researching emerging fashion trendsshare-worthy shopping finds, and buzzy or on-the-rise brands. Every once in a while, however, I’m lucky enough to have one or any combination of the above categories simply present itself to me, instead. As you probably guessed, such is the case with the topic of today’s post—Rat & Boa’s dresses which have recently taken over my Instagram feed at somewhat of an exponential rate.

While the brand, which launched in 2015, is not particularly new, as most labels do over the course of their lifecycles it seems to be experiencing a period of particular popularity right now, and just in time for summer dressing. Their dresses—the majority of which are under $300—range from floor-length slips to minis and

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