Body Image

‘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 ×
Underwear Brand Dressmann Just Made A Badass Statement For Positive Male Body Image

Underwear Brand Dressmann Just Made A Badass Statement For Positive Male Body Image

If you thought women were the only creatures on earth to be the targets of negative body image messaging you’d be wrong. While women are most definitely seen as the […]

October 29, 2015 ×
Can This Politician Change UK Law To Protect Models From Dangerous Weight Standards?

Can This Politician Change UK Law To Protect Models From Dangerous Weight Standards?

This is not the first time we have seen a politician in a certain country petition for laws that will revolutionize the fashion industry in a good way. In light […]

October 12, 2015 ×
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. […]

October 9, 2015 ×
Lena Dunham Says The Media’s Fixation On Women’s Bodies Is Controlling & Sexist

Lena Dunham Says The Media’s Fixation On Women’s Bodies Is Controlling & Sexist

We have some major love for Lena Dunham. Not only is she the “voice of a generation”, but we love her because she is just unapologetically herself, proving success and […]

October 8, 2015 ×
Here’s Why We Believe Gabourey Sidibe Is The Most Important Star On ‘Empire’

Here’s Why We Believe Gabourey Sidibe Is The Most Important Star On ‘Empire’

We all know you love ‘Empire’ the show whose second season just started on September 23rd here in the states, and which is a prime example of why diversity in […]

October 5, 2015 ×
The ‘4th Trimester Bodies Project’ Celebrates Motherhood Sans Censorship & Shaming

The ‘4th Trimester Bodies Project’ Celebrates Motherhood Sans Censorship & Shaming

As women, we’re all familiar with the ugly phenomenon of body shaming. But we gotta say, for all the grief and pressure put on women and girls from a young […]

September 28, 2015 ×
The Best Responses To The Project Harpoon Facebook Page & That “Fat-Shaming” Viral Video

The Best Responses To The Project Harpoon Facebook Page & That “Fat-Shaming” Viral Video

If you have been spending any time on the internet over the past few weeks, you may have come across two viral stories related to body image. The first was […]

September 15, 2015 ×