Chris Holcomb posted the text exchange with his daughter on social media.
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The mentor wanted to make a powerful statement to young girls.
Don't even talk about your own weight.
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"It felt like we were at the Grammys, everyone slayed."
Parents should have conversations with children around social media before they reach the teenage years. Starting these conversations when they are younger means that they are more open to our parenting opinions, as well as being a little more amenable to the messages of tolerance, kindness and empathy that we need to encourage.