New York : Young women who spent most of their time on Facebook have negative concept of body image, reveals a new U.S. research.
Ohio University study reported that women who use Facebook a lot are more likely to compare their own bodies to other online friends.
Researchers found a connection between negative body image and using Facebook, which may cause eating Disorder and depression.
According to research, when young women see other Facebook posts and photos, they compared themselves with other friends’ looks, and as they spend more time on Facebook they developer stronger negative feelings.
Research also revealed that women who are eager to lose weight for physical beauty may also fond of using Facebook .
According the research, poor body image can gradually lead to developing an unhealthy relationship with food.