Self-Image

selfimageimgDeveloping a healthy self-image in a society that stresses perfection isn’t easy. Advertisers flood the airwaves with young models whose imperfections have been airbrushed out of existence. The standard is impossibly high — if supermodels and actresses resort to eating disorders to control their weight, is there any hope for the rest of us? Where is the line between maintaining health — both physical and mental — and pursuing the impossible? It’s time to recognize false standards, set realistic goals, learn to accept who we are and get on with living.