Should Young children be in Beauty Pageants?
Beauty Pageant started in the 1920's.Childern Beauty Pageants started in the 1960's.Beauty Pageants usally require contestants to wear a swimsuit,Beauty dress and display a talent.Pageants can earn people prizes like money,tiaras,puppy's,Trophies, and scholarships.However all of those rewards are a small price to pay for the damage.
The Mothers pressurize there apearance to look like Barbie dolls
- Mothers make them practice alot for pagents
- The moms like winning but it is supposed to be for fun
- The moms will do anything for them to win
Sexualization of children
- Children may dress highly suggestive costumes and learn that they gain attention
- Pagents are not just simple dress up games for children and in fact sexualize children
- Some times little girls in pagents the wear to reavealing costumes
Children that participate in Pageants wear to much makeup
- The younger Children cover up there true beauty
- Alot of times they hire people to do their childrens makeup
- Some spray tans can give you cancer