Few humans are physically perfect, and those who are may be subject to the vagaries of current fashion. It's easy for even confident people to start seeing themselves as bits and pieces that either conform to current physical norms or miss the mark. Bold is beautiful, but if you have a few flaws, either real or imagined, you may not feel like wearing them proudly for everyone to see. Let's test your mettle when it comes to body image with this quiz about body parts people love to hate. Are you easy going or a master of disguise?
Question 1 of 20
Cosmetic surgery is one way to transform a liability into an asset when it comes to body parts that don't quite fit this season's ideal of beauty, and plenty of people are having a nip or a tuck in order to come out of hiding for good. About how many cosmetic surgical procedures were performed in the U.S. in 2010?
Question 2 of 20
What's the name of the disorder characterized by an obsession with body image and real or imagined physical flaws?
Question 3 of 20
Some people hide physical flaws with layers of clothing while others have offending features changed through cosmetic surgery. Which cosmetic procedure is not on the list of top five cosmetic surgical procedures performed in the U.S. every year?
Question 4 of 20
Hiding an unsightly scar behind an interesting tattoo or piece of jewelry isn't all that uncommon. What item on the list below isn't a type of skin scarring?
Question 5 of 20
What type of skin scarring is characterized by scar tissue extending beyond the area of the original injury?
Question 6 of 20
Androgenetic Alopecia (male pattern baldness or MPB) is responsible for what percentage of male hair loss?
Question 7 of 20
Today, how many men in the U.S. have some form of male pattern baldness (MPB)?
Question 8 of 20
Body dysmorphic disorder or BDD is an illness characterized by a preoccupation with body flaws like poor skin or small breasts. What other common illness often presents itself with BDD?
Question 9 of 20
Between the ages of 30 and 40, what percentage of the male population will start to see thinning hair indicative of male pattern baldness?
Question 10 of 20
In fashion, upper arms may be the new legs for showing off a toned, sexy body. What prominent public figure is known for her perfect upper arms.
Question 11 of 20
Cellulite, that distinctive dimpling of the fat layer under the skin, is most common in what areas of the body?
Question 12 of 20
About how many people in the U.S. avoid seeing the dentist because of dental phobia?
Question 13 of 20
In a study conducted by the British Dental Health Foundation, what percentage of respondents who didn't visit the dentist regularly claimed their biggest reason for avoiding the dentist's chair was fear?
Question 14 of 20
What term refers to the cosmetic reshaping of the human ear?
Question 15 of 20
What is the name of the common ear deformity that leads to protuberant ears?
Question 16 of 20
What percentage of people over 50 in the U.S. will develop distended or twisted leg veins known as varicose veins?
Question 17 of 20
Although best known as a woman's ailment, what percentage of men will eventually develop varicose veins?
Question 18 of 20
Varicose veins are most commonly associated with aging, but what are some of the other common risk factors for this condition?
Question 19 of 20
It can be hard to hide a large stomach, which makes this one body part that's a prime candidate for surgery. About how many tummy tucks were performed in the U.S. in 2010?
Question 20 of 20