Drinking Hand Sanitizer, Condom Snorting, Boob Tweets and Smoking Smarties: 34 Dangerous Teen Fads You Should Know About

Do you know what your teen is doing with her friends? Read on to learn about 31 dangerous, even deadly, teen fads you need to know about (37 Photos)

-iVillage on Nov 8, 2013 at 6:17PM

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Polar Baring

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a -iVillage on Feb 1, 2013 at 4:27PM

You've heard of self-styled "polar bears" -- folks who boldly plunge into wintery waters, often to raise money for a charitable cause? Well, take that crazy idea and add a dose of stupid, and you've got "polar baring." In this new Facebook fad, nubile young things are stripping down to the altogether (or damn close to it) and then posing for provocative photos in the snow. Frostbitten nether regions aside, we're pretty sure our planet's teens do not need yet another incentive to post inappropriate images online. (See "teen shaming", "boob tweets", "snap chat" and "planking.")

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