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Fashion & Beauty

See How This Model Managed To Survive Almost Losing Her Jaw & Her Baby To A Rare Cancer

See How This Model Managed To Survive Almost Losing Her Jaw & Her Baby To A Rare Cancer

Imagine having everything in your going perfectly, just the way you planned, and then one day something happens to you that throws you way off course. Do you admit defeat […]

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 […]

Sports

Boxer Mikaela Mayer Proving Women In Sport Are More Than “Just A Pretty Face”

Boxer Mikaela Mayer Proving Women In Sport Are More Than “Just A Pretty Face”

When you think of boxing images of Floyd Mayweather, Mike Tyson or “the greatest” Muhammad Ali come to mind. But what about women? The truth is that boxing is still […]

Interviews

Race, Adoption, Addiction. The Three Things That Helped This Woman Find Her Identity

Race, Adoption, Addiction. The Three Things That Helped This Woman Find Her Identity

Adoption is a major life-changing issue. When you meet families in the US who have adopted children from other countries (think Angelina Jolie or Madonna) or who adopt interracially, it […]

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 […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Dear Magazines, Please Stop Making Kate Winslet’s Body Image A Thing

Dear Magazines, Please Stop Making Kate Winslet’s Body Image A Thing

Ever since her breakout role on ‘Titanic’ in 1997, Kate Winslet has been known for one thing in particular: her body. Although she is a CBE (Commander of the British […]

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 […]

Contributors

Being Bullied For Tourette Syndrome, OCD & ADHD Helped Me Become A Conquerer

Being Bullied For Tourette Syndrome, OCD & ADHD Helped Me Become A Conquerer

By Hayley Gripp When I look into a mirror, I catch a glimpse of a pretty girl with red hair. But the longer I study her, the more I begin […]

Body Image

The Body-Shaming Debate: Do Size Categories Perpetuate The Issue?

The Body-Shaming Debate: Do Size Categories Perpetuate The Issue?

Those three little words. Easier said than done, right? If we lived in a world where the media or outside influences didn’t exist perhaps it would be a hell of […]

Fashion & Beauty

Plus Size Latina Model Denise Bidot Says Curvy Women Are Changing Fashion

Plus Size Latina Model Denise Bidot Says Curvy Women Are Changing Fashion

If there’s one thing we loathe about fashion, it’s trends. Trends are usually so dictatorial and make many of us feel inferior if we don’t have THAT item, only for […]

Fashion & Beauty

Robyn Lawley Sums Up The Biggest Problem With The Modelling World

Robyn Lawley Sums Up The Biggest Problem With The Modelling World

The fashion and modeling world has a major problem: it is size-ist. As in, it prefers one size only (zero) and it also prefers a certain skin color (let’s not […]

Body Image

Women Who Are Championing Body Positivity With Their Own Initiatives

Women Who Are Championing Body Positivity With Their Own Initiatives

We live in a culture and time when media, social networking and the internet rules supreme. We have instant access to everything we want at our fingertips, which also means […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Plus-Size Model Crystal Renn Wants Us To Question All Beauty Standards

Plus-Size Model Crystal Renn Wants Us To Question All Beauty Standards

28 year-old Crystal Renn is a pioneer plus size model. She has been in the game since she was 14, and was one of the three plus size models (along […]