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body image

n.
One's subjective perception of one's physical appearance.
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body image

n
(Psychology) psychol an individual's concept of his or her own body
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It is a frightening scenario that we have become so image conscious that TV reality shows replace the imperfections of life.
When beauty perfection is the ultimate ambition and goal, it is a frightening scenario that we have become so image conscious that TV reality shows replace the imperfections of life.
Earlier, actors were image conscious but now things are changing and they are trying to experiment with their roles," Nawazuddin said at a special screening of Secret Superstar.
The least child image conscious consumers are in North America, where seven in 10 parents have the same attitude, according to Canadean.
"We're looking for fresh talent from across the UK to join Only Men Aloud, specifically tenors and basses who must be excellent singers, image conscious and able to deliver high quality live performances," said Tim.
Jane Norman is renowned for its distinctive look and style, embracing the feminine shape and celebrating the image conscious.
Convinced she's been abandoned, and finding herself with child, she's banished to live with her aunt by her image conscious dad (Auteuil).
"I want to give ordinary people the same opportunities I've had and persuade the most image conscious in the world that bigger doesn't necessarily mean bad," the Daily Star quoted her as saying.
IMAGE CONSCIOUS: Lyn Bromley from First Impressions with Karen Aston from the University of Warwick Science Park's Warwick Innovation Centre
There is too much pressure on them from the glossy magazines and music videos which makes them very image conscious."
"With the modern man being more image conscious and well groomed, it is only to be expected that the male grooming industry in the UAE has grown tremendously.
She said: "Young people are image conscious, and a lot of bullying is based on appearance.