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Fashion & Beauty

Victoria’s Secret Hires Its First Transgender Model

Victoria’s Secret Hires Its First Transgender Model

View this post on Instagram Backstage click @vspink 💕💕 #bastidores #new #vspink #campaign #representatividade #diversity #beauty #selfie #model #life #fashion #usa #vstorm #valentinasampaio #bomdia A post shared by Valentina Sampaio […]

Fashion & Beauty

Model With Rare Skin Condition Uses Social Media To Show Beauty Isn’t One-Size-Fits-All

Model With Rare Skin Condition Uses Social Media To Show Beauty Isn’t One-Size-Fits-All

Any person that is using their voice or platform to dismantle narrow standards of beauty and push for greater inclusion is a hero to us. Meet Sara Geurts, a 26 […]

Fashion & Beauty

Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim Women In The Mainstream Fashion World

Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim Women In The Mainstream Fashion World

When it comes to diversity, representation is everything. It’s easy to talk about the need to diversify, but what counts is when certain companies or industries make an actual effort […]

Contributors

“My Life As A 20-Something Year-Old Model” – An Excerpt From Nikki DuBose’s New Memoir

“My Life As A 20-Something Year-Old Model” – An Excerpt From Nikki DuBose’s New Memoir

By Nikki DuBose [An excerpt from ‘Washed Away: From Darkness to Light’, chapter 7 “My life as a 20-something year-old model”] At some point, my eyes opened. Hands; I felt […]

Body Image, Interviews

Model, Musician & Multiple Sclerosis Advocate Carmina Suzanne Turns Illness Into Inspiration

Model, Musician & Multiple Sclerosis Advocate Carmina Suzanne Turns Illness Into Inspiration

If there is one word that has become more popular and widely used than “selfie” right now, it is “diversity”. Especially considering the uptick in violence and hatred toward minorities […]

Body Image

Teen Vogue Teams Up With Barbie Ferreira For A Body Positive Web Series Called ‘Body Party’

Teen Vogue Teams Up With Barbie Ferreira For A Body Positive Web Series Called ‘Body Party’

We love that body positivity has become a powerful movement within fashion, beauty and advertising. The trickle-down effect of the revolution happening in those industries alone is going to be […]

Fashion & Beauty

Body Image Activist Harnaam Kaur Becomes The First Bearded Woman To Make History On The Runway

Body Image Activist Harnaam Kaur Becomes The First Bearded Woman To Make History On The Runway

We love Harnaam Kaur! In case you have not yet heard about this badass confident woman, she is a British-Sikh body image activist who has just made history by becoming […]

Body Image

Tess Holliday On Victoria’s Secret: “They Perpetuate The Image Of What’s Wrong With Society”

Tess Holliday On Victoria’s Secret: “They Perpetuate The Image Of What’s Wrong With Society”

If there’s one woman in media and fashion who can keep it real and has no problem calling out the BS that exists in society, it’s model and blogger Tess […]

Fashion & Beauty

Burberry’s 1st Indian Model Neelam Gill Talks Racism, Fashion & Being Paid More Than Men

Burberry’s 1st Indian Model Neelam Gill Talks Racism, Fashion & Being Paid More Than Men

Back in early 2014 we shared the news that luxury fashion brand Burberry, established in 1856, finally hired an Indian woman for their Spring/Summer 2014 campaign. Yep, it took 158 […]

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. […]

Fashion & Beauty

Fashion Activist Bethann Hardison Talks About Revolutionizing The Industry For Women Of Color

Fashion Activist Bethann Hardison Talks About Revolutionizing The Industry For Women Of Color

In the fall of 2013, three supermodels formed a coalition to force all major fashion week organizers around the world to include more women of color. That coalition was formed […]

Body Image

Model Ashley Graham Said She Loves Her Cellulite In A TED Talk…& It Was Awesome!

Model Ashley Graham Said She Loves Her Cellulite In A TED Talk…& It Was Awesome!

How often do you look in your mirror and tell yourself how damn beautiful and awesome you are? If you answered “not much”, you wouldn’t be alone. Which is why […]

Fashion & Beauty

Robyn Lawley Makes History As The 1st Plus Size Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition Model

Robyn Lawley Makes History As The 1st Plus Size Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition Model

Hooray for history-making women! We LOVE Robyn Lawley and everything she stands for because in almost every interview she does, she talk about body image, being a plus size model, […]

Fashion & Beauty

Plus Size Model Ashley Graham Writes Essay On Being Healthy At Every Size

Plus Size Model Ashley Graham Writes Essay On Being Healthy At Every Size

Over the past few years we have been in the middle of a body revolution. We’ve seen the insane rise of plus size fashion thanks in large part to plus […]

Body Image

Calvin Klein’s 1st “Plus Size” Model Myla Dalbesio On Body Image Fame

Calvin Klein’s 1st “Plus Size” Model Myla Dalbesio On Body Image Fame

Early November 2014, this woman made a huge stir online and on many other discussion forums. She is Myla Dalbesio, a model who was the first ever “plus size” model […]