She was obsessed with the number on that scale and talked about her daily exercise routine and food intake fairly often.One day, I asked why she wanted to lose weight so badly.She said she wanted to “look hot.” I didn’t know what to say back […] Everyone gets scars from something.
It’s a subject that I’ve covered plenty of times, and I’m not really understanding where the disconnect for brands is because with social media, you’re likely to get dragged if you do something wrong.
And that’s exactly what happened […] Ronda Rousey has had to deal with her fair share of body image issues in the spotlight–remember when she instagrammed a photo of herself on television, not knowing someone had photoshopped her body in the picture?
And even though she apologized, and it wasn’t her fault in the slightest, it’s still sad that society wanted […] Growing up I thought all models looked the same.
I thought the criteria to be a model was that you had to be: as tall as a skyscraper, as skinny as uncooked spaghetti, as tan as an Oompa Loompa and as blonde as bleach could make you. […] I met a girl who was always talking about her weight.
Who knew that looking up “scar lightening for black women,” would turn up search results that made me feel like my entire body was wrong. Not […] #Fat Side Stories went viral with people sharing their deepest, most private secrets about their struggles with body shaming and self-esteem.
I admittedly don’t like the word “fat” but the stories that people have shared, are a reminder that the community of curve women is so much stronger when working together to build each other up.
From sharing […] In the latest installment of Dove’s campaigns, they’ve taken on a serious issue: what young teen girls search on body image on the internet.
There are some people who are known as being “the funny one,” and others who are known as “the pretty one,” but why aren’t they ever combined? Stand-up comedian Radhika Vaz uses her humor in a beautiful way to empower women.
She grew up in India, where she said being funny […] I do not try to hide the fact that I am not a fan of the Kardashians.