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Cosmetic surgery is bad. That women feel the need for it is worse

Cosmetic surgery is bad. That women feel the need for it is worse | Negative Impact of Fashion Media | Scoop.it
A friend went to the wedding of a British man and his Texan girlfriend. She looked across the aisle and saw a whole row of identical-looking women. “I didn’t know Diane had so many sisters,” she said to her neighbour.
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1.) This is a credible source because it is backed up with information and facts from a doctor on why plastic surgery is not a good thing 

2.) I am going to use this source by putting it together with my rebuttal on how women are obsessed with their looks which can lead to plastic surgery.  I am then going to use it to explain why and how plastic surgery is a bad thing 

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Westminster College: a private comprehensive liberal arts college in Salt Lake City, UT, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in liberal arts and professional programs, including business, n...

Westminster College: a private comprehensive liberal arts college in Salt Lake City, UT, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in liberal arts and professional programs, including business, n... | Negative Impact of Fashion Media | Scoop.it
Amber Pritts's insight:

1.) This was a credible source because it gives studies on how the media can affect a women's health in a negative way

2.) I am going to use this source to support my rebuttal on how women's health is affected negatively by the fashion media

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Depleting Body Image:

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1.)  This article is credible because the author said they conducting experiments that tested their theory of females seeing their body image in a bad way.

2.)   I am going to use this article by proving that things in fashion media deplete the image of women.

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The Limits of Cosmetic Surgery

The Limits of Cosmetic Surgery | Negative Impact of Fashion Media | Scoop.it
A new study, the first to try to quantify attractiveness after a face-lift, brow lift or eyelid surgery, found a tiny but insignificant increase in attractiveness.
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1.) This article is a credibe source by showing studies on cosmetic surgery and how it can harm you or the extent that some women will go to get that "perfect" image.

2.)  I am going to use this by supporting one of my arguments that is talking about obsession with vanity.

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Dove Ad on Women’s Self-Image Creates an Online Sensation

Dove Ad on Women’s Self-Image Creates an Online Sensation | Negative Impact of Fashion Media | Scoop.it
A video focusing on Dove’s findings that only 4 percent of women consider themselves beautiful has been viewed more than seven million times on YouTube.
Amber Pritts's insight:

1.) This is a credible source because a brand, "dove", did an experiment with women's self-image

2.) I am going to use this to explain it with my argument on insecurities and how women are insecure about some of their looks

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Don’t Let the Media Make You Insecure

Don’t Let the Media Make You Insecure | Negative Impact of Fashion Media | Scoop.it
Media awareness and adverting tactics can contribute to healthy body image and self-esteem. Learn how to stop the media from making you insecure.
Amber Pritts's insight:

1.) This article is a credible source because it gives studies, facts, and personal experiences that express how the fashion media makes women have insecurities

2.) I am going to use this source by putting it with my rebuttal to prove that the fashion media does cause females to have insecurities

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Beauty Junkies: Inside Our $15 Billion Obsession With Cosmetic Surgery - By Alex Kuczynski - Books - Review - New York Times

Beauty Junkies: Inside Our $15 Billion Obsession With Cosmetic Surgery - By Alex Kuczynski - Books - Review - New York Times | Negative Impact of Fashion Media | Scoop.it
Alex Kuczynski’s report on plastic surgery is part memoir, part investigation.
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1.) This was a credible source by having someone experience the processes of plastic surgery and wrote a book on it

2.)  I am going to use this by putting it together with obsession with vanity and how females care so much about their looks to go to plastic surgery

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Unhappy With Your Looks? Or Is It a Disorder?

Unhappy With Your Looks? Or Is It a Disorder? | Negative Impact of Fashion Media | Scoop.it
Dr. Katharine Phillips explores the links between feeling bad about the way you look and body dysmorphic disorder, a psychological condition that can jeopardize work, home and social life.
Amber Pritts's insight:

1.) This article is credible because it explains how a doctor explores the causes of BDD.

2.) I am going to use this by using it as an example of one of the disorders that can relate to body image or how it effects women.

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Anorexia - In-Depth Report - NY Times Health

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1.) This article is credible because it gives the right information on the different disorders such as anorexia and bulimia.

2.)  I am going to use this source by using it with my argument on health and how far women will go to look like a model by starving themselves.

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Beauty Ads Make Women Feel Ugly, Study Says

Beauty Ads Make Women Feel Ugly, Study Says | Negative Impact of Fashion Media | Scoop.it
If the idea is to create a need where there is none, then you can’t argue with the concept.
Amber Pritts's insight:

1.) This is a credible source because it uses an experiment showing how beauty products make women feel bad about themselves

2.)  I am going to use this by putting it with the insecuritites argument and how fashion/beauty products affect women

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