Navigation Links
Daughters Seem to Influence Mothers' Fashion Sense
Date:7/30/2011

SATURDAY, July 30 (HealthDay News) -- Daughters have a strong influence on the shopping behaviors of their mothers, but there is no similar effect the other way, a new study suggests.

The finding indicates that teens may have more impact on their parents than previously believed, according to Temple University researchers.

The study included 343 mother-daughter pairs who completed questionnaires about their purchases of personal items such as clothing and makeup. The average age was 44 for mothers and 16 for daughters.

Mothers who were young at heart, had high levels of fashion awareness and view their daughters as style experts tended to imitate their daughters' shopping choices. However, mothers didn't have the same effect on their daughters.

"This finding provides initial support for the notion of reverse socialization and suggests that the impact adolescents have on their parents is much more profound than has been credited to them," lead author Ayalla A. Ruvio, an assistant professor of marketing at Temple University's Fox School of Business, said in a university news release.

The study is slated for publication in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Consumer Behavior.

More information

The Nemours Foundation has more about the teen years.

-- Robert Preidt

SOURCE: Temple University, news release, July 25, 2011


'/>"/>
Copyright©2010 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Dads Good Parenting May Help Daughters Avoid Risky Sex
2. Daughters caring for a parent recovering from stroke more prone to depression than sons
3. Severe Morning Sickness Passed From Moms to Daughters
4. TypeAMom.net on Keeping Daughters Safe From Predators
5. Foot positioning during walking and running may influence ankle sprains
6. Group-Think Can Influence Your Memory, Research Shows
7. Dads Parenting Style Affects Influence as Kids Age: Survey
8. Rhode Island and Miriam researchers say patient gender may influence nuclear stress test referrals
9. Body Size May Influence How People View the World
10. Consortium identifies genome regions that could influence severity of cystic fibrosis
11. Socioeconomic status influences celiac disease diagnosis
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Daughters Seem to Influence Mothers' Fashion Sense
(Date:1/21/2017)... ... January 21, 2017 , ... ... Periodontist Dr. Dan Holtzclaw in media for its creos™ line of bone regenerative ... by Dr. Holtzclaw in which he utilizes creos™ allo.gain™ bone graft for a ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... ... Source Vitál Apothecary, a skin and body care company dedicated to creating ... a successful visit to the 2017 ECRM Diet, Vitamin & Sports Nutrition Conference in ... nutritional, sports and health industries a chance to meet in private sessions with some ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... January 20, 2017 , ... ... wellness products to enhance people’s everyday lives, recently attended the January ECRM Trade ... , ATP Science is known for its large range of supplements that keep ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... January 20, 2017 , ... Vitamin Well has ... 002. The drinks have been produced in collaboration with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and have ... workout. , After a successful launch in Sweden last year, the next generation ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... 2017 , ... “I Forgive You”: a fine examination of how God handles sin, including ... of published author, Stephen Miller, who, for over ten long years has been waiting to ... in Trinidad and Tobago, he has been serving the Lord for over twenty years, and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/19/2017)... YORK , Jan. 19, 2017 ... USD 233.7 billion by 2025, according to a ... market is anticipated to be predominantly driven by ... resulting into the large-scale production of new and ... the influx of drugs at an unprecedented rate ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... 2017 Report Details ... Alzheimer,s Disease Therapeutics ... – our new study reveals trends, R&D progress, and ... affecting the Alzheimer,s disease therapeutics and diagnostics market. Our ... questions: - How is the Alzheimer,s disease therapeutics and ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... 19, 2017 According to a study conducted ... set to witness a CAGR of 6.5% during the forecast period ... will continue to be the leading market for cryotherapy globally during ... ... on ensuring affordable and adequate supply of gas in order to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: