Body Image and Sexual Dissatisfaction: Differences Among Heterosexual, Bisexual, and Lesbian Women

  title={Body Image and Sexual Dissatisfaction: Differences Among Heterosexual, Bisexual, and Lesbian Women},
  author={Silvia Moreno-Dom{\'i}nguez and Tania Raposo and Paz Elipe},
  journal={Frontiers in Psychology},
Gender-based differences in body image dissatisfaction are not conclusive. Women’s body experiences and their impact on sexual satisfaction may advance knowledge on how heterosexual, bisexual, and lesbian women internalize heterosexist values. In this study, we quantitatively examined the degree of body image and sexual dissatisfaction experienced by heterosexual, bisexual, and lesbian women, to determine whether body dissatisfaction can predict sexual dissatisfaction. Three hundred and fifty… 

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