Some kids’ apps are coming under fire, for appearing to glamorize plastic surgery.

A local expert says they send a dangerous message.

“Easy access, the cartoon, bright colors, it’s so appealing to children,” says Samantha DeCaro, Psy.D.

We showed several apps to Dr. DeCaro, who is a clinical psychologist for the Renfrew Center.

The center specializes in treating eating disorders.

The apps are marketed towards kids and the goal is to change a character’s body and face.