Post Tagged with: "body positivity"

Artist Creates Illustration Series Celebrating The Parts Of Our Bodies We’re Told To Hide

Artist Creates Illustration Series Celebrating The Parts Of Our Bodies We’re Told To Hide

We are all about body positive messages and we’re also always on the lookout for artists and creators who use their talent to share messages of empowerment. We came across […]

October 9, 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 ×
Models Charli Howard & Clementine Desseaux Launch Campaign To End Body Segregation In Fashion

Models Charli Howard & Clementine Desseaux Launch Campaign To End Body Segregation In Fashion

If you are following the progress of the body positive movement in the fashion industry, you will be familiar with Charli Howard and Clementine Desseaux. Charli is a UK-based model […]

October 4, 2016 ×
This Artist Incorporates Messages About Mental Illness, Feminism & Body Positivity In Her Work.

This Artist Incorporates Messages About Mental Illness, Feminism & Body Positivity In Her Work.

We’re huge supporters of using all different types of platforms to raise awareness about important issues. Politics, activism and protests have their place in creating change in the world, but […]

August 11, 2016 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY – Ronda Rousey Teams Up With Reebok, Youtuber Laci Green Takes On Rom-Coms

FEMINIST FRIDAY – Ronda Rousey Teams Up With Reebok, Youtuber Laci Green Takes On Rom-Coms

If you liked our first installment of Feminist Friday, where we shared some of our favorite new videos that have some awesome feminist messages in them, you’re in for a […]

August 5, 2016 ×
Three “Beach Body Ready” Tips That Have Nothing To Do With Beauty Or Fashion Trends

Three “Beach Body Ready” Tips That Have Nothing To Do With Beauty Or Fashion Trends

As the summer season gets into full swing, you may well have noticed articles online, perhaps shared on your social media news feeds, about women in bikinis. There have been […]

July 20, 2016 ×
Sick Of Being Body Shamed, I Started A Body Positivity Campaign To Stand Against Bullying

Sick Of Being Body Shamed, I Started A Body Positivity Campaign To Stand Against Bullying

By Anne Mary We live in a world where “bikini body or “model standard” ideal still exist. There may not be an end in sight of magazines and daily posts […]

March 31, 2016 ×
SmartGlamour’s #ImFlattered Campaign Popularity Shows The Need For More Body Positive Fashion

SmartGlamour’s #ImFlattered Campaign Popularity Shows The Need For More Body Positive Fashion

If you have been a long-time reader of GTHQ, you would already know we are huge fans of a body positive brand based out of New York called SmartGlamour. Started […]

January 25, 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 ×
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 ×
Girl Creates Teen Bra Line Yellowberry To Promote Body Positivity In Young Women

Girl Creates Teen Bra Line Yellowberry To Promote Body Positivity In Young Women

Do you remember shopping for a bra as a teen girl and feeling so out of place and awkward with what you saw in the store? It’s a common feeling […]

May 11, 2015 ×
Clothing Label Teams Up With Eating Disorder Org. To Promote Healthy Body Standards

Clothing Label Teams Up With Eating Disorder Org. To Promote Healthy Body Standards

At the beginning of 2014, American Eagle’s offshoot brand Aerie Lingerie launched a campaign called #AerieReal which featured a series of women who weren’t supermodels, who weren’t retouched and who […]

February 26, 2015 ×
Brands Promoting Body Diversity In Response To Victoria’s Secret “Perfect Body” Campaign

Brands Promoting Body Diversity In Response To Victoria’s Secret “Perfect Body” Campaign

You’ve all seen it, read about it, and probably rage-tweeted about it. The Victoria’s Secret ‘perfect body’ campaign and accompanying imagery has angered a lot of women online. Just when […]

November 5, 2014 ×
Instagram Account Giving Women A Reason To Embrace Their Stretch Marks

Instagram Account Giving Women A Reason To Embrace Their Stretch Marks

Despite what most magazines who focus on beauty and the body say, if you have stretch marks anywhere on your body, you are normal. We see images on TV, in […]

August 27, 2014 ×
Two Body Image Hashtags You NEED To Know About

Two Body Image Hashtags You NEED To Know About

If you are a woman who has struggled with body image issues, which is now compounded by the excessive use of selfies on social media, then you know what a […]

August 14, 2014 ×