Point Number One: The majority of these photos have been photo-shopped and retouched beyond recognition.
Point Number Two: Girls should not aspire to look like other girls—it will never happen.
“Motivation” boards, or really using pictures of “perfect” girls for motivation in general, is not a healthy or productive habit to possess. Instead, use healthy or inspiring pictures for motivation and goals.
- Pictures of things on your “Bucket List”
- Pictures of healthy fruits and veggies
- Pictures of places you would like to go/see
- Pictures of your future occupation/goal
Hannah Roberts is a college freshman at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi majoring in Biochemistry with a Pre-medical emphasis. Originally from Mount Olive, Mississippi, Hannah was a participant in the Distinguished Young Women program and was selected as the Distinguished Young Woman of Mississippi for 2011. Learn more about Hannah here!