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Lush Cosmetics Stage Controversial Animal Rights Protest

Lush Cosmetics Stage Controversial Animal Rights Protest

Protests are a great (yet often dangerous) way to get a point across to someone, or a group of people, and it can also be the very thing that brings […]

Causes

Female Genital Mutilation Campaigns In The UK Achieve Two Major Breakthroughs

Female Genital Mutilation Campaigns In The UK Achieve Two Major Breakthroughs

Recognize this group of girls, or at least the one in the middle behind the stack of boxes? That’s 17 year old UK student Fahma Mohamed who is the face […]

Causes

Meet The 18 Y/O Female Student Behind The No Makeup Selfie Phenomenon

Meet The 18 Y/O Female Student Behind The No Makeup Selfie Phenomenon

It is the latest viral craze to sweep social media. The ‘No Makeup Selflie’ phenomenon has seen almost every woman around the world post photos of themselves sans makeup, in […]

Fashion & Beauty

Burberry Hires Its First Indian Model, Fashion Fans Rejoice In The Name Of Diversity

Burberry Hires Its First Indian Model, Fashion Fans Rejoice In The Name Of Diversity

What’s this? A high fashion luxury brand thinking outside the box to possibly include a more varied type of customer base? Say it isn’t so! The latest brand to diversify […]

Fashion & Beauty

A New ‘Anti’ Modeling Agency Setting New Regulations For The Modeling World

A New ‘Anti’ Modeling Agency Setting New Regulations For The Modeling World

If you are an aspiring model but aren’t over 6 foot tall and are larger than a size zero, there’s a good chance you have been told you need to […]

Working Women

UK Doctor Quits Cushy Job, Starts Crucial Flying Doctor Service In Nigeria Instead

UK Doctor Quits Cushy Job, Starts Crucial Flying Doctor Service In Nigeria Instead

If any of you are medical students or happen to know one, you know what a grueling process it is to finally get those two letters permanently attached to your […]

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Women Who Had Double Mastectomies Pose For A “BRCA Babes” Calendar To Raise Money

Women Who Had Double Mastectomies Pose For A “BRCA Babes” Calendar To Raise Money

When Angelina Jolie wrote an article in the New York Times in 2013 detailing her elective double mastectomy surgery because she was at risk of having breast cancer due to […]

Causes

Is Advertising Leading The Way For Violence & Sexism In Our Culture?

Is Advertising Leading The Way For Violence & Sexism In Our Culture?

It’s an interesting question, and it certainly has arguments both for and against. Our argument? We believe it certainly is one of the leaders of sexism in our culture. Why? […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Meet The Woman Helping Teen Girls Escape A Life Of Gangs, Rape & Violence

Carlene Firmin is a woman who has dedicated her studies and life to putting an end to the rape of teenage girls by the male peers. The 29 year old […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Debenhams Probably Pissed Off Fashion Snobs With This Lookbook. We’re Glad!

Debenhams Probably Pissed Off Fashion Snobs With This Lookbook. We’re Glad!

A model over 70, a plus size woman in a bikini and an amputee are just a few of the people you will see in major UK retailer Debenhams’ summer […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Editors Blog, Working Women

Hey Kelly Rowland, You’re Not The Only One With Some “Dirty Laundry”

Hey Kelly Rowland, You’re Not The Only One With Some “Dirty Laundry”

Kelly Rowland just released her single ‘Dirty Laundry’ this Wednesday and it set tongues wagging. It is from her forthcoming album ‘Talk a Good Game’ which was produced by The […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Magazine & Model Agency Launches Instagram Plus Size Model Search

Magazine & Model Agency Launches Instagram Plus Size Model Search

There is an exciting trend happening in the fashion industry, we like to call it the rise of the Plus Size model as “normal”. Plus size bloggers, curvier actresses, and […]