New teen body obsession: The Thigh Gap

NEW JERSEY - There's a new body type trend surfacing: the thigh gap.

The body trend is becoming an obsession among teen girls.

According to ABC News, social media sites such as Tumblr, Facebook and Twitter have devotees who flood the zone with images of thigh gaps, bony collarbones and confidence-crushing messages disguised as “inspiration” for staying thin.

ABC News said some of the most popular pictures showcase very thin girls with protruding hip bones and a thigh gap.

For more on the thigh gap, go to abcnews.com .

Print this article Back to Top

Comments