Body Image

Melissa McCarthy On The Message About Body Image She Is Teaching Her Daughters

Melissa McCarthy On The Message About Body Image She Is Teaching Her Daughters

One of the most important videos Dove released was their “Legacy” feature where they focused on how the self-esteem of a mother greatly impacts her daughter. In the video we […]

March 22, 2016 ×
This Video Shuts Down Any Myths About Plus Size Women & Health In The Most Epic Way

This Video Shuts Down Any Myths About Plus Size Women & Health In The Most Epic Way

With the ongoing attention paid to body image in mainstream media and fashion, as well as the shifting attitudes toward how we perceive different women’s bodies thanks to the infiltration […]

February 8, 2016 ×
NYU Art Exhibition ‘Beyond Measure’ Explores The Changing Role Of Plus Size Women In Fashion

NYU Art Exhibition ‘Beyond Measure’ Explores The Changing Role Of Plus Size Women In Fashion

The conversation around plus size women in the fashion industry has increased a lot over the past few years with the infiltration of social media, plus size bloggers and plus […]

February 8, 2016 ×
Why Women’s Health Mag’s Decision To Ban ‘Bikini Body’ From Its Pages Is Good For Women

Why Women’s Health Mag’s Decision To Ban ‘Bikini Body’ From Its Pages Is Good For Women

Yep, that’s right, buh-bye one-famed Bikini Body! We won’t miss your taunting images that made every woman feel inadequate as you emblazoned yourself across some of our favorite magazines each […]

January 21, 2016 ×
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 […]

December 31, 2015 ×
Rebel Body Positive Model Charli Howard Launches #MoreThanANumber Campaign Aimed At Empowering Girls

Rebel Body Positive Model Charli Howard Launches #MoreThanANumber Campaign Aimed At Empowering Girls

She is the rebel model whose cry of “F**k You!” to her ex-modeling agency for telling her to lose weight was heard around the world back in November. We’re talking […]

December 16, 2015 ×
UK Body Image Series ‘Size Matters’ Aims To Revolutionize Fashion’s Unhealthy Standards

UK Body Image Series ‘Size Matters’ Aims To Revolutionize Fashion’s Unhealthy Standards

Back in October we shared the story of UK politician Caroline Nokes who prompted an inquiry into the alleged harmful practices of the fashion and modeling industries, after a handful […]

December 10, 2015 ×
‘Modern Family’ Actor Opens Up About Struggle With Body Dysmorphia & Cosmetic Surgery

‘Modern Family’ Actor Opens Up About Struggle With Body Dysmorphia & Cosmetic Surgery

We often talk about the pressures women face from the media, advertising and fashion industries. It seems no one is immune to feeling insecure about their bodies, not even celebrities. […]

December 3, 2015 ×
Model Myla Dalbesio’s Essay On Body Image Gets Personal About Body-Shaming Culture

Model Myla Dalbesio’s Essay On Body Image Gets Personal About Body-Shaming Culture

You may know her as the first “plus size” model to be chosen to model for Calvin Klein. Yep, Myla Dalbesio became a household name in fashion and pop culture […]

November 9, 2015 ×
Jes Baker’s #FatGirlsCan Movement Is A Call To Arms For Women Who Have Been Bullied For Their Bodies

Jes Baker’s #FatGirlsCan Movement Is A Call To Arms For Women Who Have Been Bullied For Their Bodies

You don’t have to be any particular size, shape, weight, age or color to know that being bullied for your body is wrong and downright offensive. Who gives anyone else […]

November 6, 2015 ×
New Docu ‘Mid Drift’ Wants To Change The Way We View Women’s Post Baby Bodies

New Docu ‘Mid Drift’ Wants To Change The Way We View Women’s Post Baby Bodies

As women, we are all too familiar with the phenomenon of the media focusing on women’s postpartum bodies. There is an obsession of seeing how quick supermodels, celebrities and public […]

November 5, 2015 ×
UK Model Puts Unhealthy Fashion Industry Standards On Blast After Being Told To Lose Weight

UK Model Puts Unhealthy Fashion Industry Standards On Blast After Being Told To Lose Weight

It’s a familiar tale, one where a young woman is shamed for her body type by an industry that has successfully thrived off telling generations of men and women that […]

November 3, 2015 ×