body dysmorphic disorder

Do You See a Monster in the Mirror?

Everything in Moderation, Even Cosmetic Surgery

Plastic surgery addiction is not as well-known as substance abuse, but it’s a reality for many. It’s not at all vanity that drives some to try find perfection, but the failure to see it in themselves. The condition is categorised as behavioural/process addiction, and is very serious as it can...

Reconstructing body image: Everybody is a beach body

You’ve seen them everywhere; images of bikini clad, slender women, with smooth flawless skin, a flat tummy and thigh gaps. Sure, it’s all Photoshopped, and the reality is that no one is as perfect – everyone gets stretch marks, folks. However, these images still have the power to influence how...

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