Beauty standards and weight loss drugs - Coggle Diagram
Beauty standards and weight loss drugs
Who is taking these drugs?
Patients dealing with diabetes
Mothers trying to lose weight from pregnancy
People who want to lose weight
Where do these drugs come from?
meant for diabetes patients
clinical trials were tested and show that patients lost large amount of weight
What are the issues of these drugs?
expensive and many insurances do not cover it
face weight loss may look unnatural
cravings come back that were once suppressed so it is easy for people to gain weight back quickly
many people use it to lose weight even if they may not need to lose anymore
standards held by media like looking at magazines and fashion runways everyone looks a certain way and are all very slim
certain body shapes get more praise on social media
people praising celebrities for losing weight
articles written on celebrities who "glew up" because of weight loss
How do people hear about these drugs?
Tik tok influencers using hashtags like #ozempic #weightloss
given to many celebrities who have openly talked about it
Prescribed from doctor for diabtees or even directly weight loss
Mainly positive review online that speak on how happy they are
Why would they ask for it?
suppresses appetite and makes you feel full for longer
eats less overall
want to lose weight and meet a certain goal
usually for people who have a hard time losing weight and want to find a solution after trying other things that have not worked before
What are the results of this?
many people lose weight, but cravings of food will come back
face weight loss is dramatic
may end up feeling upset because weight that was once lossed is gained again