Although ‘body affirmation’ has become a more talked about topic nowadays, the perception of ‘beauty’ is still quite limited, especially when it comes to our bodies. The body measurements, which change gradually over the years, but always have a ‘standard’, cause a big problem for both men and women to dislike their bodies.
This situation brings with it many problems such as self-confidence. A five-year study on more than 15,000 people revealed that the situation women and men in different age ranges reveals how it affects.
The problem of ‘beautiful body’ in women starts at a much earlier age:
According to the information obtained from the study carried out Women aged 19 to 24 years old while they tend to be unhappy with their bodies, by the time they reach 60 they are much happier with how they look. A similar situation for men. mid-29 – 34 and 44 – 49 years old is being observed. As they approach the age of 60, their self-confidence increases, and after that, their satisfaction with their body reaches the highest level at the age of 60 and over.
imposed on women’ weakness, thin body‘ perception has become more severe over the years, while this situation has been increasing in men over the years. ‘more muscular body’. These perceptions, which are unrealistic and put the appearance before health, are directed towards individuals’ bodies. the main reason for their insecurity
It appears as . The data obtained in the study reveal that as the age progresses, the belief that the body is healthy and functional rather than appearance comes to the fore, and this situation brings with it higher self-confidence in individuals.