Men standing by the media and prominent role models now under similar pressure as women

The media put men now seem just as strongly as women. While a beer belly earlier still passed for virility symbol, shape male ideal body of celebrities the ideal of beauty than ever before, according to research by the Norwegian Union Healthcare. After that, the most admired of the body of David Beckham, directly followed by Brad Pitt was.

The comparison with an ideal body obviously has an impact: Every third man hates his stomach, one in four is dissatisfied even with his whole body. A quarter also the partner puts pressure when it comes to the fitness program, according to the researchers.

Result: 25 percent of respondents admit to lying to partner or friends when it comes to the frequency of their training. A third of men exaggerating the weight of the dumbbells and one in five according to the survey cheats on his body weight.

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