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What's the princess trend teaching our little girls?


Is the princess trend turning little girls into, well, princesses?

If our little girls want to emulate Sleeping Beauty, and wear frilly dresses and lipstick - who are we to say no? How far is too far to spoil our girls?

Or this is indicative of a growing problem, teaching our women at a young age they need to be rescued, and underlining the importance of physical beauty and helplessness in women?

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Is this just a tempest in a tiara?

Join Katrina Onstad (who recently wrote about two celebrity princesses and the business of female unhappiness) and Globe Life reporter Sarah Hampson for the weekly Hot Button chat, today at 1 pm (ET).

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