Article: Self-Esteem Boost: Don't Tell a Girl She's Pretty

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Registered: 10-12-2006
Article: Self-Esteem Boost: Don't Tell a Girl She's Pretty
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Wed, 07-13-2011 - 8:08am

check out this article and let us know what you think about it:

http://www.ivillage.com/self-esteem-boost-dont-tell-girl-shes-pretty/6-a-363418

do you think that parents should emphasize or de-emphasize their children's looks? do you think that might set a kid up for self-esteem issues later on?

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Registered: 04-07-2002

I think the author said it herself: she had a painful experience, and now overcompensates.