The Negative Effect of Beauty Pageants by Kelsey ..
Long Term Effects on Woman - Beauty Pageants
In conclusion, young girls who compete in beauty pageants may experience low self-esteem and depression as adults, so beauty pageants have negative effects because they maintain women should be tall, thin, and conventionally beautiful in order to have successful lives. While new Miss America Nina Davuluri says she is empowered, young girls are meant to be loved and cared for. Perhaps the young beauty queens’ parents feel as though they are teaching their children how to act with others.