The thigh gap is quickly becoming an obsession for young woman across America. What’s the thigh gap? According to GMA, it’s a clear space, or gap, that can be seen between the thighs when a girl is standing with her knees together. Some runway models have it, and teen girls want it.
On today’s GMA, four high school juniors discussed the trend and claimed they all had friends that were intent on achieving the thigh gap. One of the students said that for many teens, the thigh gap symbolized “the ideal body shape.”
Some experts caution against this health trend and warn that many people with the thigh gap are actually underweight and likely unhealthy. They warn against extreme diet and weight loss in the hopes of achieving a thigh gap. We along with the experts, hope this is one trend that will quickly disappear.