For almost 70 years, girls have grown up playing with Barbie, the German porn doll turned wholesome plastic role model. People have been speculating for years that this ill-proportioned plaything might contribute to a negative body image in little girls, to the degree that that some women even go under the knife to get her waist. A recent study seemingly confirms this theory, demonstrating that girls as young as six (6!) become self-conscious about their bodies thanks to the toy.

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Sources: Body Image