2nd October 2019

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What does it mean by body image?

Body image – everyone has it, but what does it mean? Healthy body image is when you feel relaxed and good about your body, whereas unhealthy body image is when you think about your body in a negative way. There are ways to improve negative body image.

Besides, what is perceived body image?

Body image is a person's perception of the aesthetics or sexual attractiveness of their own body. The phrase body image was first coined by the Austrian neurologist and psychoanalyst Paul Schilder in his book The Image and Appearance of the Human Body (1935).