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‘I might delete it’: Facebook’s problem with younger users
According to leaked research, the firm has found engagement among a key demographic is in decline

Dan Milmo and Clea Skopeliti

08, Oct, 2021 @1:56 PM

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Tulsi Vagjiani: the woman who lost her family in a plane crash – and found the beauty in her burns
After a tragedy that killed her father, mother and brother, and left her severely scarred, she endured years of taunts and rejection. Now she is fighting for all those with facial disfigurements

Emine Saner

06, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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As a whistleblower prepares to speak out, what can be done to rein in Facebook?
Pressure grows on social network after US senators challenge Instagram over impact of app on children’s mental health

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

02, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Farewell, cosy layers – it’s the return of sexy dressing | Jess Cartner-Morley
Party dresses and hemlines are short, and skin is on show everywhere – what better way to signal that nights out are back?

Jess Cartner-Morley

01, Oct, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Facebook pauses work on Instagram Kids after teen mental health concerns
Move follows WSJ revelations that Facebook-commissioned research showed Instagram could affect girls’ mental health

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

27, Sep, 2021 @2:26 PM

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Muscling in at Muscle Beach: Haley Morris-Cafiero’s best photograph
‘I took this near where people work out for my guerrilla-style Wait Watchers series. When it went viral, I started getting hateful messages about my body’

Diane Smyth

22, Sep, 2021 @1:48 PM

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Teenage girls, body image and Instagram’s ‘perfect storm’
The suffering of the photo-sharing app’s users came into focus this week with the leak of Facebook’s internal research

Dan Milmo and Clea Skopeliti

18, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Tell us: how has Instagram affected young people’s body image?
We’d like to hear from parents and young people about how they feel Instagram has affected the body image of younger users

Guardian community team

15, Sep, 2021 @3:41 PM

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Facebook aware of Instagram’s harmful effect on teenage girls, leak reveals
Social media firm reportedly kept own research secret that suggests app worsens body image issues

Damien Gayle

14, Sep, 2021 @6:40 PM

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‘Don’t beat yourself up’: 10 ways to feel happier with your body as the world reopens
Many of us are returning to the office or socialising for the first time in a year – and may be feeling anxious about physical changes. Here’s how to feel a little bit better about yourself

Sirin Kale

02, Aug, 2021 @11:16 AM

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A new start after 60: ‘I had retreated into myself – then I became a life model at 64’
After divorce and the death of his son, Terry Aston began drawing, before deciding to pose for an art class himself. It provided a new insight into how other people see him

Paula Cocozza

30, Jul, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Instagram ‘pushes weight-loss messages to teenagers’
Researchers find minimal interactions by teen users can trigger a deluge of thin-body and dieting images

Jim Waterson and Alex Hern

19, Jul, 2021 @11:01 PM

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