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After Years Of Battling An Eating Disorder & Others’ Expectations, Saying “YES” To Myself Set Me On The Path To Recovery & My Dreams

After Years Of Battling An Eating Disorder & Others’ Expectations, Saying “YES” To Myself Set Me On The Path To Recovery & My Dreams

By Francesca Alejandra I grew up trying to fulfill everyone’s expectations of me. I was always the smartest and best-behaved girl in the class. Growing up in my home country […]

Causes

Secret Keepers founder Emily Joy Rosen

Entrepreneur Who Battled An Eating Disorder Launches Jewelry Line With A Mission To Empower & Transform Lives

Secret Keepers is a new, woman-owned and run jewelry company recently launched by Emily Joy Rosen on Kickstarter. Within 24 hours, they reached their funding goal and are setting up […]

Body Image

Artist Creates Illustration Series Celebrating The Parts Of Our Bodies We’re Told To Hide

Artist Creates Illustration Series Celebrating The Parts Of Our Bodies We’re Told To Hide

We are all about body positive messages and we’re also always on the lookout for artists and creators who use their talent to share messages of empowerment. We came across […]

Fashion & Beauty

Aerie Lingerie Steps Up Its Body Positive Message With Eating Disorder Awareness Campaign

Aerie Lingerie Steps Up Its Body Positive Message With Eating Disorder Awareness Campaign

When Aerie lingerie burst onto the scene in 2014 under their parent company American Eagle, they sent a bold statement about body positivity right from the outset. They declared they […]

Celebrities

Demi Lovato On Her Body Image Journey: Recovery Begins With Honesty

Demi Lovato On Her Body Image Journey: Recovery Begins With Honesty

She has spoken openly about her battle with an eating disorder and self harm in the past. But singer and actress Demi Lovato isn’t done talking about her recovery journey […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Clothing Label Teams Up With Eating Disorder Org. To Promote Healthy Body Standards

Clothing Label Teams Up With Eating Disorder Org. To Promote Healthy Body Standards

At the beginning of 2014, American Eagle’s offshoot brand Aerie Lingerie launched a campaign called #AerieReal which featured a series of women who weren’t supermodels, who weren’t retouched and who […]

Causes

New Eating Disorder Recovery App Helps Sufferers In Their Recovery Journey

New Eating Disorder Recovery App Helps Sufferers In Their Recovery Journey

According to the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) here in the United States, 20 million women and 10 million men suffer from an eating disorder at some point in their […]

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BARE Campaign Asking Women To Strip Away Clothes & Insecurities All At Once

BARE Campaign Asking Women To Strip Away Clothes & Insecurities All At Once

By Michelle Fetsch When I was 8 years old I was the epitome of a little girl: Really creative and expressive with boundless energy and endless imagination. I had so […]

Celebrities

Demi Lovato Says Living Your Life Without Standing For Something Is Vanity

Demi Lovato Says Living Your Life Without Standing For Something Is Vanity

Girlfriend ain’t afraid to keep it real! Demi Lovato is not only a successful accomplished musician, but she is fast becoming one of the best role models out there for […]

Celebrities

Demi Lovato On Body Image: “Staying Strong Is Worth It”

Demi Lovato On Body Image: “Staying Strong Is Worth It”

In 2010 former Disney popstar Demi Lovato shocked her fans by admitting she had an eating disorder and a problem with cutting, and took time out of her career to […]

Body Image

Tallulah Willis Talks Eating Disorders, Body Dysmorphia & Valuing Yourself

Tallulah Willis Talks Eating Disorders, Body Dysmorphia & Valuing Yourself

It’s a familiar storyline. Celebrity offspring being caught up in substance abuse, the media having a field day tracking their every move and the public taking bets on how far […]

Celebrities

Nicole Scherzinger: “Don’t Give Up, You’re Meant For Something Special”

Nicole Scherzinger: “Don’t Give Up, You’re Meant For Something Special”

Nicole Scherzinger is one of our fave female popstars. She has bucket loads of talent, is ridiculously hot, and always maintains a humble, sweet persona on TV and in interviews. […]

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How An Eating Disorder, A Breakup & Cancer Led Me To My Purpose

How An Eating Disorder, A Breakup & Cancer Led Me To My Purpose

By Laura Yates   If you had said to me 10 years ago, that in 2014 I would have started a business as a coach and mentor, I would have […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Model Sheds Anxiety, Adds Weight, & Redefines Beauty Along The Way

Model Sheds Anxiety, Adds Weight, & Redefines Beauty Along The Way

We have shared a few stories of girls who tried to lose weight thinking that’s what needed to happen in order for them to become a successful model, only to […]

Body Image, Causes

The Anti Anorexia Campaign Giving ‘Thinspiration’ A Run For It’s Money

The Anti Anorexia Campaign Giving ‘Thinspiration’ A Run For It’s Money

A Brazilian modeling agency has launched a shocking and confronting campaign that they hope will rid the fashion industry of unhealthy body standards once and for all. Star Models has […]