Effects on relationship

Positive

Negative

1. Relationship with inner self
higher self esteem
more body dissatisfaction
2. Relationship with mate
healthier relationship
cushion to more serious relationship issues
3. Relationship with friends
active participation in gatherings
because of increas in confidence
too dependent on the gaze of others
4. Relationship with Parents
as an adolescent, closer relationship to parents
alienation from the parents
5. Relationship with physician
more personal consultation
constant need for physical improvement