/ 2023 / Fine Art / Collage

I am who I am

  • Prize
    Silver in Fine Art/Collage
  • Photographer
    Andrea Francolini, Australia

My 12-year-old daughter is puzzled by the growing number of young kids opting for cosmetic procedures. She notices children with botox lips during our city walks and wonders why they don't focus on playing and being kids. This trend may stem from social media exposure, which often promotes beauty standards and unrealistic ideals. It's important to discuss self-acceptance, body image, and the potential risks of cosmetic procedures with children. Encouraging them to embrace their natural beauty and fostering a healthy perspective on self-image is vital in navigating this aspect of modern society