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FEMINIST FRIDAY: Docu Feat. Female Tech Entrepreneurs & ‘The Breadwinner’ Animated Film

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Docu Feat. Female Tech Entrepreneurs & ‘The Breadwinner’ Animated Film

Welcome to another Feminist Friday, our weekly column where we share a handful of our fave videos that we can’t get enough of right now! This week is all about […]

December 8, 2017 ×
Pro Motorcycle Racer Shelina Moreda Joins Covergirl’s ‘I Am What I Makeup’ Campaign

Pro Motorcycle Racer Shelina Moreda Joins Covergirl’s ‘I Am What I Makeup’ Campaign

The latest Covergirl lineup, features the kind of diverse and interesting women we wish beauty brands were promoting decades ago. Sure it’s still not 100% representative of every person in […]

October 31, 2017 ×
Lupita Nyong’o Raising Her Voice About Sexual Harassment & The Importance Of Diversity

Lupita Nyong’o Raising Her Voice About Sexual Harassment & The Importance Of Diversity

Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o is on a mission, and has been on a mission even before she became a household name thanks to her role as Patsey in ’12 Years […]

October 23, 2017 ×
TLC Star Whitney Way Thore Fighting For A World Where Beauty Isn’t The Measure Of Success

TLC Star Whitney Way Thore Fighting For A World Where Beauty Isn’t The Measure Of Success

She became a viral sensation from her ‘A Fat Girl Dancing’ Youtube video which has more than 9 million views since it was released. Almost overnight she became a national […]

October 17, 2017 ×
This Dad Founded A Makeup Brand To Encourage Authentic Beauty & Empower His Daughter

This Dad Founded A Makeup Brand To Encourage Authentic Beauty & Empower His Daughter

When you think of products that empower women and girls, makeup may not necessarily be the first thing that comes to mind. The beauty and fashion industry has been well […]

September 18, 2017 ×
A 3-Step Guide To Packing An Essential Beauty Kit For The Professional Woman On The Go

A 3-Step Guide To Packing An Essential Beauty Kit For The Professional Woman On The Go

Whether it’s a couple of days or a full work week, traveling for business is no excuse for settling for second best and not practicing some self-care. You’ll have a […]

August 29, 2017 ×
Model With Rare Skin Condition Uses Social Media To Show Beauty Isn’t One-Size-Fits-All

Model With Rare Skin Condition Uses Social Media To Show Beauty Isn’t One-Size-Fits-All

Any person that is using their voice or platform to dismantle narrow standards of beauty and push for greater inclusion is a hero to us. Meet Sara Geurts, a 26 […]

August 7, 2017 ×
Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim Women In The Mainstream Fashion World

Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim Women In The Mainstream Fashion World

When it comes to diversity, representation is everything. It’s easy to talk about the need to diversify, but what counts is when certain companies or industries make an actual effort […]

July 12, 2017 ×
Photo Series ‘Put On Her Soul’ Injects Some Much-Needed Diversity Into Narrow Beauty Standards

Photo Series ‘Put On Her Soul’ Injects Some Much-Needed Diversity Into Narrow Beauty Standards

By now we’re all accustomed to the narrow beauty standards that grace the pages of nearly every mainstream beauty and fashion magazine and digital platform. Only 5% of women are […]

May 25, 2017 ×
Media Messages About Fat Bodies Do More Damage Than Good When It Comes To Health & Body Image

Media Messages About Fat Bodies Do More Damage Than Good When It Comes To Health & Body Image

By Liz Greene I remember with startling clarity the first time I realized I was fat. The summer camp I attended was big on encouraging kids to forge a lifelong […]

April 11, 2017 ×
A Letter To My Future Daughter: I Will Teach You How To Be A Strong Woman

A Letter To My Future Daughter: I Will Teach You How To Be A Strong Woman

By Kate Thora Dear Future Daughter, In the many years before you were born, women have accomplished so much. Once unable to vote, disallowed from choosing the individuals they were […]

March 9, 2017 ×
Blogger Creates Brilliant Photo Series To Shut Down Excuses Against Diversity In Fashion Campaigns

Blogger Creates Brilliant Photo Series To Shut Down Excuses Against Diversity In Fashion Campaigns

This photo series needs to be shown to every person in the fashion, beauty, and advertising world! Humans are often driven by visuals, and in the case of fashion where […]

January 24, 2017 ×
A Sign Of The Times – Iconic Pirelli Calendar Joins The No Makeup Movement In 2017

A Sign Of The Times – Iconic Pirelli Calendar Joins The No Makeup Movement In 2017

Alicia Keys must be stoked! Ever since she started her awesome no makeup movement in 2016, it has heightened the wave of natural beauty trends that buck the traditional norms […]

January 19, 2017 ×
Rule-Breaker Alessia Cara Talks Feminism & Challenging The World’s Status Quo On Beauty

Rule-Breaker Alessia Cara Talks Feminism & Challenging The World’s Status Quo On Beauty

At the 2016 Billboard Women in Music awards, artist Alessia Cara was presented the “Rule Breaker” award, and in her speech claimed “some rules are meant to be broken”. “It’s […]

January 18, 2017 ×
Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Her New Beauty Deal & Raising A Feminist Daughter

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Her New Beauty Deal & Raising A Feminist Daughter

You know her as the author of ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ and ‘Americanah’, the woman behind the profoundly important TED Talk on feminism, which was sampled in Beyonce’s ‘Flawless’ […]

December 19, 2016 ×