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the body beautiful

The conception of an ideal physical beauty. While we tend to focus on women, we forget that ideas of the body beautiful also cause stress, anxiety, and depression for many men, too.
See also: beautiful, body

the body beautiful

an ideal of physical beauty.
1992 Mother Jones About 75,000 women a year elect to have cosmetic surgery, spurred on by ubiquitous images of the body beautiful.
See also: beautiful, body
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"Diversity has become a key talking point in the fashion world in recent years, and Body Beautiful will be the first exhibition to examine the various ways in which the industry is addressing body positivity," says the exhibition's curator, Georgina Ripley.
American teens have become obsessed with the shape of their legs -- just the latest fad when it comes to peer pressure, adolescent angst and the body beautiful. Sadly, though, as a result of this unhealthy obsession, teens are developing serious medical conditions, both physical and mental.
(9pm BBC2) THE first part of Dr Michael Scott's fascinating new series about the ancient Greeks unravels a culture that championed survival of the fittest and whose obsession with the body beautiful rivalled even our own.
Body Beautiful Box, PS40, from www.hotelchocolat.co.uk WONDERBALL | This robotic ball works with your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Android device and it's about the best sphere we've ever seen.
A MELTHAM couple, who met on the ITV hit show Take Me Out, will be entering a body beautiful contest.
2005 Pecs flexed and glistening in oil, Harry Griffiths was living proof that you are never too old to be body beautiful. Grandad Harry was muscling out rivals in the bodybuilding world, at the ripe old age of 73.
FEELING the pressure to create the body beautiful can have us spending exorbitant amounts at local health clubs and facilities.
Cherry wants to tackle her body neurosis so she chats to women of all shapes and sizes to find out what makes a body beautiful.
Poet Laura Yes Yes, author of the book, "How To Seduce A White Boy in Ten Easy Steps," gets straight to the point in her poem, "The Body Beautiful," which she says is, "every artist's first love." It's very true, and Yes Yes's poetry explores the body's pleasures and sensuality with both steam and no small amount of wit.
BODY BEAUTIFUL Deloris Lolita "Dolly" Martin, has released a fitness DVD called Love Your Body, which is available from Amazon, HMV and Fenwick
Karen's Body Beautiful ended 2009 with approximately $725,000 in revenues.
Painting the body beautiful; a showcase of expert body painting.
Members of a Russian kettlebell class train each week in all weathers in a bid to sculpt a body beautiful.
Body art at its best is profiled in PAINTING THE BODY BEAUTIFUL, a stunning collection of body painting images organized by theme and captured in photos by Art Ketchum, documenting the painting work of Jim Brando.