Helena Christensen says social media is her “biggest concern” as a parent.
The 50-year-old supermodel admits she worries about how sites like Twitter and Instagram affect her son Mingus, 19, and she has urged him to never be “affected” by what’s said.
She said: “[Social media] is the biggest concern that any parent has. When Mingus was born it was the beginning of the onslaught of the internet. There are so many ways in which a child can be affected. Adults are affected by it: think about how it’s shaping a child’s mind and brain, and making them feel. One of the biggest responsibilities of parents these days is how to teach their children balance when growing up