Shift asks: What do LCF students think about ‘Looksmaxxing’?

It’s 2024 – should we still be following tips to reach the Western “beauty standard”?

Shift sits down with LCF students and asks them what they think of the controversial trend known as ‘Looksmaxxing’. This has originated from incel forums and refers to maximising ones looks in order to fit the beauty standard and attract a partner. Recently, it has been trending on social media with influencers encouraging their audience to do facial exercises and promoting tips on how to appear more attractive.

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