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Title: Unmasking the Deceptive Impact of Fitspiration Posts on Exercise Motivation

Unmasking the Deceptive Impact of Fitspiration Posts on Exercise Motivation

"Fitspiration" or "fitspo" posts, aimed at motivating healthier lifestyles, often do more harm than good. These posts promote unrealistic body ideals, causing dissatisfaction among viewers who can't replicate these images. This fosters inaccurate perceptions of fitness goals, creating unattainable expectations that can discourage continued exercise. Exercise motivation based on appearance often leads to unsustainable workout routines. Individuals who exercise for enjoyment or overall wellness are more likely to maintain their routines. Being fit should not focus on achieving unrealistic ideals, but on promoting overall health. Therefore, the key to sustainable fitness and a healthier self-image lies in disengaging from fitspo content, shifting the focus to health-driven exercise motives, and accepting exercise as a tool for wellness.

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