Body Image

Body Image

Jes Baker’s #FatGirlsCan Movement Is A Call To Arms For Women Who Have Been Bullied For Their Bodies

Jes Baker’s #FatGirlsCan Movement Is A Call To Arms For Women Who Have Been Bullied For Their Bodies

You don’t have to be any particular size, shape, weight, age or color to know that being bullied for your body is wrong and downright offensive. Who gives anyone else […]

Body Image, Entertainment

New Docu ‘Mid Drift’ Wants To Change The Way We View Women’s Post Baby Bodies

New Docu ‘Mid Drift’ Wants To Change The Way We View Women’s Post Baby Bodies

As women, we are all too familiar with the phenomenon of the media focusing on women’s postpartum bodies. There is an obsession of seeing how quick supermodels, celebrities and public […]

Body Image

UK Model Puts Unhealthy Fashion Industry Standards On Blast After Being Told To Lose Weight

UK Model Puts Unhealthy Fashion Industry Standards On Blast After Being Told To Lose Weight

It’s a familiar tale, one where a young woman is shamed for her body type by an industry that has successfully thrived off telling generations of men and women that […]

Body Image, Boys We Like

Underwear Brand Dressmann Just Made A Badass Statement For Positive Male Body Image

Underwear Brand Dressmann Just Made A Badass Statement For Positive Male Body Image

If you thought women were the only creatures on earth to be the targets of negative body image messaging you’d be wrong. While women are most definitely seen as the […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Can This Politician Change UK Law To Protect Models From Dangerous Weight Standards?

Can This Politician Change UK Law To Protect Models From Dangerous Weight Standards?

This is not the first time we have seen a politician in a certain country petition for laws that will revolutionize the fashion industry in a good way. In light […]

Body Image, Boys We Like

We Love Model Shaun Ross’ “In My Skin I Win” Body Positive Movement!

We Love Model Shaun Ross’ “In My Skin I Win” Body Positive Movement!

You may be familiar with American model Shaun Ross, or at the very least seen him in magazines, on runways, in a music video, on a TV show and more. […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Lena Dunham Says The Media’s Fixation On Women’s Bodies Is Controlling & Sexist

Lena Dunham Says The Media’s Fixation On Women’s Bodies Is Controlling & Sexist

We have some major love for Lena Dunham. Not only is she the “voice of a generation”, but we love her because she is just unapologetically herself, proving success and […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Here’s Why We Believe Gabourey Sidibe Is The Most Important Star On ‘Empire’

Here’s Why We Believe Gabourey Sidibe Is The Most Important Star On ‘Empire’

We all know you love ‘Empire’ the show whose second season just started on September 23rd here in the states, and which is a prime example of why diversity in […]

Body Image

The ‘4th Trimester Bodies Project’ Celebrates Motherhood Sans Censorship & Shaming

The ‘4th Trimester Bodies Project’ Celebrates Motherhood Sans Censorship & Shaming

As women, we’re all familiar with the ugly phenomenon of body shaming. But we gotta say, for all the grief and pressure put on women and girls from a young […]

Body Image

The Best Responses To The Project Harpoon Facebook Page & That “Fat-Shaming” Viral Video

The Best Responses To The Project Harpoon Facebook Page & That “Fat-Shaming” Viral Video

If you have been spending any time on the internet over the past few weeks, you may have come across two viral stories related to body image. The first was […]

Body Image

The Media Is Increasing It’s Focus On Male Body Image Issues & It’s About Time!

The Media Is Increasing It’s Focus On Male Body Image Issues & It’s About Time!

It’s no secret we are a website dedicated to sharing positive, inspiring and empowering messages for women, and discussing important topics that affect us. But in the spirit of true […]

Body Image, Girl on a Mission

The Teen Girl Who Helped Change Seventeen Magazine’s Photoshop Policy Talks Body Image Activism

The Teen Girl Who Helped Change Seventeen Magazine’s Photoshop Policy Talks Body Image Activism

One of our all-time favorite news stories over the past few years is the story about a teen girl fed up with overly photoshopped images in the magazines she and […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Actress Ariel Winter’s Breast Reduction An Insight Into The Emphasis On Women’s Looks

Actress Ariel Winter’s Breast Reduction An Insight Into The Emphasis On Women’s Looks

It was a startling admission from the 17 year old star of ABC’s ‘Modern Family’. Actress Ariel Winter, who plays the nerdy Alex Pritchett on the show recently told Glamour […]

Body Image

Brazilian Photographer’s ‘Empowering Me’ Series Takes Fat-Shaming Out Of The Plus Size Conversation

Brazilian Photographer’s ‘Empowering Me’ Series Takes Fat-Shaming Out Of The Plus Size Conversation

Body image and health are very important to everyone, not just women. But it is women who are primarily targeting in the advertising, fashion and wellness industries so it’s no […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Comedian Whitney Cummings On Body Image: “Perfection Is Bulls**t!”

Comedian Whitney Cummings On Body Image: “Perfection Is Bulls**t!”

We know, Whit, we know. Yet somehow women are still expected to live up to these unrealistic ideals of “perfection” and then we wonder why there are so many girls […]