Cruz Wants Teen Mags Shut Down

Hollywood PENELOPE CRUZ has attacked teenage magazines for promoting unhealthy role models for young girls. The actress describes the influence such publications have on children as "horrific" and would close them all down if she could. Cruz says, "I would close down all those teenage magazines that encourage young girls to diet. Who says that to be pretty you have to be thin? "Some people look better thin and some people don't. For example, I look better when I have three more kilos on me than I do now. "The influence of those magazines on girls as young as 13 is horrific. At 13 you are still a child."


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