Real Teens Talk

Real Teens Talk: Social Media

We asked our Everly Mag Ambassadors* to tell us how teens can make social media a better place. “It would be great if teens would stop sharing negative things on social media. It needs to be a platform where we can be 100% positive and inspiring to each other rather than 85% negative and 15% positive.” […]

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Real Teens Talk: Politics

We asked our Everly Mag Ambassadors* to tell us their thoughts about teens getting involved in politics. “I think kids and teens should know what’s going on in the world around them.  However, I also think it shouldn’t be forced on them until they are around 12 or 13.  I don’t think kids should have to […]

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Real Teens Talk: Bullying

We asked our Everly Mag Ambassadors* to tell us their thoughts about bullying. “I define bullying as the repetitive use of superior strength or influence to intimidate someone.  At my school, an action is not considered bullying if it only happens once and there is not an imbalance of power.  So, if two people are fighting […]

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Real Teens Talk: Makeup

We asked our Everly Mag Ambassadors* to tell us their thoughts about girls and makeup. “I think it’s empowering for girls to wear makeup if it’s for the right reasons.  If it’s because you think you have to, that’s not empowering.  Personally, I choose to wear it, but I don’t wear a lot – light foundation, mascara, lip […]

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Real Teens Talk

Real Teens Talk: Social Media

Continuing our Real Teens Talk series, we asked our Everly Mag Ambassadors* to describe social media today. What 3-5 words would you use to describe your experience on social media? “Fun, exposure, hard (to manage).” – Sofia, 13 “Inspirational, interacting, fun, and helpful.” – Meri, 15 “Open, dangerous, expressive, connect.” – Cora, 15 “Helpful, fake, time-consuming.” […]

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Real Teens Talk: Role Models

We asked our Everly Mag Ambassadors* to tell us who they consider to be a role model for teens today. Who is your role model? Annie and Hayley LeBlanc “They always have a positive attitude and they act like themselves.  They also inspire young viewers to be themselves and celebrate life.  I’m a really big […]

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3 Common Insecurities Teens Face (and How to Confront Them)

This week’s blog posts are based on frequent questions asked by our Everly Ambassadors.  Want to become an Everly Ambassador?  Apply today.  We’ll be accepting applications starting March 2018. No matter how famous, successful, smart, or beautiful you become, everyone has insecurities.  Insecurities, from body image to friendship struggles, can make teens, tweens, and even adults feel […]

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