By Robin Keeler, Fashion Director, Yorkdale Mall
Teens are exposed to a cross-section of influences but none more influential than actors, models and pop stars who flaunt sexual imagery. The result is progressively more provocative and suggestive fashions being marketed to young girls. This of course can lead to a heightened focus on appearance and an unhealthy self-image. It is important for parents and teens to talk about what is age appropriate and some clear guidelines must be agreed on.
Before you make a trip to the mall in search of all the “gotta haves” here are some tips to help you keep your cool and get the most for your money!