Jameela Jamil Explains Why Celeb Posts About Dieting Is Bad For Teens

Jameela Jamil Explains Why Casual Celeb Posts About Dieting Are Harmful To Teens

November 17, 2019 Updated January 28, 2020

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Jameela Jamil calls out celebrity diet posts for inadvertently influencing young minds about toxic eating practices

Jameela Jamil has made it her mission to call out diet culture, especially in this new world of social media where a celebrity can casually throw up an Instagram post about her diet, or fast, or “slimming tea” and have no idea just how damaging that message is to an impressionable teenager. Jamil recently called out rapper Cupcakke after she tweeted a photo of her recent weightloss and credited a month long “water fast.”