16-year-old Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas finally talks about the infamous hair situation on Huffington Post. When the world should have been using her groundbreaking achievements to celebrate and courage other youths that will follow her, they were busy playing the fashion police using Gabby as the scapegoat.
For years we have endured how the media “dictates” the ideal body weight/size of girls via fashion runways, this causing several of them to have dietary issues and low self esteem as we know it today. Now you can add vanity to that list, especially while busy sweating and upside during a work out! What image are we laying down for budding teenage girls in Gabby’s age group and below? You can expect every pre-teen girls around the world will be more conscious of their appearance than Kate Middleton is of her make up on royal duty photo op.