Why Beautiful Me?

Only 4%

of women think they are beautiful.

(Dove, 2016)

55%

Of girls feel like they are under pressure to please everyone.

(Girls Inc., The Supergirl Dilemma, 2006)

Women working full-time were paid

Only 79%

of what men were paid in 2014 – a 21% gap.

(American Association of University Women, 2014)

55%

of girls agreed with the statement “Girls are expected to speak softly and not cause trouble.”

(Girls Inc., The Supergirl Dilemma, 2006)

98%

Of girls feel pressure from external sources to look a certain way.

(Heart of Leadership, 2013)

Only 3%

of major authority positions in the mainstream media are held by women, whether it be in entertainment, publishing, advertising, or telecommunications.

(Heart of Leadership, 2013)

Over 70%

of girls ages 15-17 avoid normal activities like going to school when they are self-conscious about their bodies.

(Dove, 2016)

Out of the top S&P 500 companies,

Only 24

have female CEOs.

(CNN Money, 2015)

Beautiful Me Challenges These Statistics!