Body Image

Body Image

A Body Image Secret: Change Your World, Not Your Appearance

A Body Image Secret: Change Your World, Not Your Appearance

Jes Baker is one of our fave body image bloggers. Her website ‘The Militant Baker’ often posts critiques and thought provoking prose on how society, the media and advertising have […]

Body Image

Misty Copeland Teams Up With Under Armour For Inspirational Video

Misty Copeland Teams Up With Under Armour For Inspirational Video

Being a trailblazer is never easy. It means you are going to face plenty of opposition to get where you need to. In the case of dancer and ballerina Misty […]

Body Image

BMI Charts No Longer A Good Indicator Of Health Or Beauty

BMI Charts No Longer A Good Indicator Of Health Or Beauty

For decades we have been used to those good ol’ BMI charts at our local doctors which is supposedly an indicator of how on point (or how far off) we […]

Body Image, Entertainment

“Too big For The World” Docu Examines The World Of Female Bodybuilding

“Too big For The World” Docu Examines The World Of Female Bodybuilding

By Hanna Aneröd I’ve always been interested in women who challenge norms in one way or another. I think it’s important that everyone can decide on an identity for themselves […]

Body Image, Causes

Designer Carol Rossetti Illustrates Why Women Shouldn’t Apologize For Who They Are

Designer Carol Rossetti Illustrates Why Women Shouldn’t Apologize For Who They Are

As women we are constantly be told by the media, and bombarded with messages in advertising that we need to fit into a certain description of what “feminine” looks like, […]

Body Image

10 Women Shed Clothes & Insecurities In Exchange For Beauty

10 Women Shed Clothes & Insecurities In Exchange For Beauty

Most of us women live with various body image insecurities that we’ve come to accept as “part of life”. But what if we dared to step out and do something […]

Body Image

Plus Size Bloggers Bring New Meaning To Beyonce’s ‘***Flawless’ Track

Plus Size Bloggers Bring New Meaning To Beyonce’s ‘***Flawless’ Track

It turns out, everybody is flawless, according to plus size blogger and positive body image activist Gabi Gregg, aka Gabi Fresh. In case you haven’t heard or seen the video […]

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Two Girls With Vitiligo Proudly Redefining Beauty On Public Platforms

Two Girls With Vitiligo Proudly Redefining Beauty On Public Platforms

Redefining beauty is the name of the game, and going public is the way to do it! We chatted recently with popular Youtuber Cassandra Bankson about how her acne makeup […]

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News Anchor & Cancer Survivor Dares To Bare Real Hair On Air

News Anchor & Cancer Survivor Dares To Bare Real Hair On Air

It’s not uncommon to see a cancer patient, who is or has undergone chemotherapy, wearing a wig to cover up awkward hair growth or baldness. Ever wondered why that is? […]

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Bearded Woman Shows Remarkable Confidence Despite Medical Condition & Bullying

Bearded Woman Shows Remarkable Confidence Despite Medical Condition & Bullying

This is a picture of 23 year old Harnaam Kaur from Slough, UK. She has a medical condition called polycystic ovary syndrome, where excessive hair growth is one of the […]

Body Image, Family Life

Dove Makes A Short Film Showing New Perspective On Teen Girls & “Selfies”

Dove Makes A Short Film Showing New Perspective On Teen Girls & “Selfies”

Dove wants to inspire all women to redefine beauty. That has been their overarching message for the past 10 years with their viral campaign hits such as “Real Beauty Sketches” […]

Body Image

Dove Wants To Know, What Do You Love About Your Body?

Dove Wants To Know, What Do You Love About Your Body?

If Dove campaigns weren’t around to challenge the way the beauty industry forces their unrealistic standards upon us, who would we turn to? Would other brands take up the charge? […]

Body Image

Female Student Starts Social Media Movement To Fight “Fat Shaming”

Female Student Starts Social Media Movement To Fight “Fat Shaming”

28 year old Wayne State University student Amanda Levitt is on a mission: a mission to make everyone understand the negative implications of “fat shaming”. In case you are unfamiliar […]

Body Image, Girl on a Mission

Imagine If All Advertising Showed Diversity In Women’s Body Shapes Like This…

Imagine If All Advertising Showed Diversity In Women’s Body Shapes Like This…

Wanna know who our fave body image blogger is? Hands down, Jes Baker who writes The Militant Baker. And she should be yours too. And she should be the next […]

Body Image, Entertainment, Family Life

UK Celeb Darcey Bussell Refuses To Talk Bad About Her Body In Front Of Daughters

UK Celeb Darcey Bussell Refuses To Talk Bad About Her Body In Front Of Daughters

British audiences are probably familiar with the name Darcey Bussell. She is a former principle ballerina at the Royal Ballet in London and was a judge on the British version […]