|ON: Content is age-appropriate for kids this age.|
|PAUSE: Know your child; some content|
may not be right for some kids.
|OFF: Not age-appropriate for kids this age.|
|NOT FOR KIDS: Not appropriate for kids any age.|
Parents need to know that this reality series, which is hosted by singer/actress Jessica Simpson, looks at the different ways women around the world think about and pursue outer beauty. The show occasionally features women who have been physically hurt by their attempts to be beautiful according to their cultural standards (including skin bleaching and extreme dieting). The show contains some mild sexual innuendo (including references to “balls” and “scrotum”) and occasional logos for Western products (like Pepsi). While Simpson and her friends are non-judgmental, they aren’t always culturally sensitive about some of things that they see or try. Parents can use this show as a jumping off point to talk to girls and boys about their own ideas about beauty.