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The ‘Real Women Of Instagram’ Campaign Is Challenging Beauty Standards Amplified By Social Media

The ‘Real Women Of Instagram’ Campaign Is Challenging Beauty Standards Amplified By Social Media

By Kayla Tricaso A few months ago I was prompted in my Psychology of Women class at my college to incorporate my major into a final project. My major is […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

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 […]

Causes

“Feminists vs Photoshop” The New FCKH8 Campaign Where Women Stand Up To Sexist Beauty Standards

“Feminists vs Photoshop” The New FCKH8 Campaign Where Women Stand Up To Sexist Beauty Standards

We know you are already familiar with FCKH8 and their campaigns. Remember the potty mouthed princesses? Those sweet little angelic girls dropping F-bombs in the name of raising awareness about […]

Celebrities

‘Perceptions Of Perfection’: The Body Image Project Showing The Problem With Global “Beauty Standards”

‘Perceptions Of Perfection’: The Body Image Project Showing The Problem With Global “Beauty Standards”

If there is one thing we loathe, it is “beauty standards”. Sure, beauty exists, but when beauty standards are created, it means one version of beauty is better than another. […]

Body Image

Plus Size Model Tess Holliday’s Major Deal Proves Beauty Standards Are Diversifying

Plus Size Model Tess Holliday’s Major Deal Proves Beauty Standards Are Diversifying

Warning: this is not news! Beauty “standards” are ridiculous and history has shown that they continue to change. Yet when you look at the effect of the media on young […]

Fashion & Beauty

JC Penney & Nordstrom Feature Disabled People In New Campaigns

JC Penney & Nordstrom Feature Disabled People In New Campaigns

Two major department store brands have thrown their hats in the ring in the name of diversity and better representation for, you know, actual humans. JC Penney and Nordstrom both […]

Entertainment

Singer Meghan Trainor’s Lyrics Are About To Change Beauty Standards

Singer Meghan Trainor’s Lyrics Are About To Change Beauty Standards

Remember last week when our editor in chief Asha Dahya proposed a Bechdel Test for the music industry? Well it seems we aren’t there yet, because there are generations of […]

Celebrities

What Lupita Nyong’o Is Teaching Society About Beauty Standards

What Lupita Nyong’o Is Teaching Society About Beauty Standards

Lupita Nyong’o is a woman we all love. She is the breakout star of ’12 Years a Slave’, won the SAG award and Critics Choice Award for her supporting role […]