This is disgusting! The opposite of empowering women!
One our of every four girls in Cameroon is the victim of breast ironing, a procedure intended to flatten girls' breasts with a hot stone. Due to the lack of sex education in the country, mothers believe that it will stop unwanted pregnancies and allow their daughters to finish their education because they will no longer be perceived as sexual.
Breast ironing can cause serious issues such as burns, deformities and psychological damage.
Watch the video (above) from Current TV for all the information.