When Girls Are Constantly Shamed For Their Looks, Is It Any Wonder There's Only 1 Photog They Trust?

I don't care what anyone says: A selfie (that picture that those kids today take of themselves with a cellphone) does *not* make you self-absorbed. We may not be in the magazines or on a Hollywood screen, but we can change and redefine beauty with the means we have access to: a cell phone and a gleaming smile. No filter necessary.

Join the chitchat about how we can redefine beauty on Twitter with the hashtag #BeautyIs.

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