TikTok Is the New Home for Thinspo

Given the app’s young userbase, the rise of ‘thinspirational’ videos — seen by billions — is worrying

Molly Horan
Jan 29, 2020 · 4 min read
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Towards the end of December, TikTok’s content soundtracked by “All I Want For Christmas” was beginning to wane, and videos focused on weight loss goals for the New Year started to appear.