Post Tagged with: "beauty"

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 ×
Model, Musician & Multiple Sclerosis Advocate Carmina Suzanne Turns Illness Into Inspiration

Model, Musician & Multiple Sclerosis Advocate Carmina Suzanne Turns Illness Into Inspiration

If there is one word that has become more popular and widely used than “selfie” right now, it is “diversity”. Especially considering the uptick in violence and hatred toward minorities […]

December 7, 2016 ×
Check Out The Panache Lingerie 2016 ‘Modeled By Role Models’ Line-Up Of Inspiring Women

Check Out The Panache Lingerie 2016 ‘Modeled By Role Models’ Line-Up Of Inspiring Women

It’s no secret that we’re a site that promotes badass women doing badass things, and we love to use our platform to share stories that sadly don’t always get the […]

October 12, 2016 ×
Once I Accepted I Would Never Be “Perfect”, I Realized I Never Had To Be

Once I Accepted I Would Never Be “Perfect”, I Realized I Never Had To Be

By Lauren Rader The natural world makes my heart sing. Look how the summer light is shimmering. See how it touches the trees, spotlights the grass? I wonder at the […]

September 13, 2016 ×
Acid Attack Survivor From India Makes A Huge Statement About Beauty & Bravery At NYFW

Acid Attack Survivor From India Makes A Huge Statement About Beauty & Bravery At NYFW

We love a good fashion week show that makes headlines! Especially when it has a message that goes beyond just fashion and style, and includes themes of female empowerment. Over […]

September 12, 2016 ×
Ashley Graham’s New H&M Campaign Is An Important Turning Point In Mainstream Fashion

Ashley Graham’s New H&M Campaign Is An Important Turning Point In Mainstream Fashion

Ashley Graham is a woman whose reputation these days precedes her. She is a pioneer model in an industry whose narrow standards of beauty are slowly being dismantled by badass […]

September 5, 2016 ×
Photo Series Proving “Prettiness Is Not A Rent You Pay For Occupying A Space Marked Female”

Photo Series Proving “Prettiness Is Not A Rent You Pay For Occupying A Space Marked Female”

Negative body image messages, be gone! Body positivity, keep it coming! Because the narrow standards of beauty which have been plaguing women for decades, many campaigns to combat them and […]

September 1, 2016 ×
Renee Zellweger Breaks Her Silence On The Shaming Of Women: “We Can Do Better”

Renee Zellweger Breaks Her Silence On The Shaming Of Women: “We Can Do Better”

By now you have probably read or at least heard about the article written by Vanity Fair’s chief film critic Owen Gleiberman who asked the question “if she no longer […]

August 29, 2016 ×
Photographer’s ‘Atlas Of Beauty’ Series Shows Diverse Beauty Of Women Around The World

Photographer’s ‘Atlas Of Beauty’ Series Shows Diverse Beauty Of Women Around The World

The definition of beauty is something that society has struggled with and debated for many, many years. Who has the final say? Is it the fashion industry that dictates the […]

July 20, 2016 ×
Why We Think Alicia Keys’ Essay On Going Make-Up Free Is A Game-Changer

Why We Think Alicia Keys’ Essay On Going Make-Up Free Is A Game-Changer

In an essay for Lean Dunham’s Lenny Letter, Grammy Award-winning musician Alicia Keys wrote a piece titled “It’s Time To Uncover” which detailed her reasons for starting her #nomakeup campaign […]

July 19, 2016 ×
This 10 Year Old Girl Just Destroyed Women’s Magazines’ Superficial Definition Of Beauty

This 10 Year Old Girl Just Destroyed Women’s Magazines’ Superficial Definition Of Beauty

Notice anything about the images on the magazine covers above? Aside form the picture of Tiger Woods on Vanity Fair, all the women fit into a very narrow ideal of […]

June 14, 2016 ×
I Shed Layers Of Insecurity & Self-Hatred And Underneath Found My Beauty, Worth & Passion

I Shed Layers Of Insecurity & Self-Hatred And Underneath Found My Beauty, Worth & Passion

By Jenny Arzola Life is full of precious moments and we are meant to live them. I mean it’s either that or you dim your light; I choose not to […]

June 13, 2016 ×