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Virtually perfect: Image retouching and adolescent body image
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Journal Article
Media Psychology 17 (2) pg 134-153
Objective:  To assess the effects of photo retouching and retouching awareness on adolescents’ physical self esteem and body consciousness.Design:  Experimental study.   Participants were divided into four groups: a control group and three groups given photographs of same-gender young adults.  Of the grocontinued
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Adolescence (13-17 yrs)
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Experimental Study
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