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The #NoFilter Pregnancy Experiences We Wish More People Talked About

The #NoFilter Pregnancy Experiences We Wish More People Talked About

People tell you a lot when you’re pregnant, and judging by all the glossy Instgram and social media posts, you’d think pregnancy is a breeze. But these images don’t always […]

Body Image

These Women Will Completely Change The Way You Think Of Stereotypical Yoga Bodies

These Women Will Completely Change The Way You Think Of Stereotypical Yoga Bodies

It seems we are finally getting to a point where society accepts that health and fitness definitions are not a one-size-fits-all set of specifications. It’s not uncommon to see debates […]

Fashion & Beauty

Plus Size, Straight Size, Whatever Size, Let’s Abolish These Stupid Body Labels!

Plus Size, Straight Size, Whatever Size, Let’s Abolish These Stupid Body Labels!

Body labels are so annoying! They are getting old. We get it, it is essentially meant for marketing purposes, but unfortunately it has gone way beyond that because of fashion’s […]

Lifestyle

7 Healthy Habits & New Resolutions That Last Longer Than January…

7 Healthy Habits & New Resolutions That Last Longer Than January…

For most people, the New Year heralds new aspirations and goals in the form of New Year’s resolutions. As a nutritionist and personal trainer, the most common resolutions I’ve come […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Two Plus Size Bloggers Leading The Body Positive Movement

Two Plus Size Bloggers Leading The Body Positive Movement

Change doesn’t happen overnight, but when a whole generation of women start to follow a new trend which leads in a completely different direction than the existing one, you know […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

From 80 Calories A Day & An Eating Disorder, To Plus-Size Model Success

From 80 Calories A Day & An Eating Disorder, To Plus-Size Model Success

There are far too many sad stories of wannabe models, HEALTHY models, being told they need to lose weight to be high fashion or even become remotely successful. Comments such […]

Body Image, Entertainment, Fashion & Beauty

Project Runway Judge On The Hunt For Healthier Models

Project Runway Judge On The Hunt For Healthier Models

Here’s something worth talking about! Project Runway judge and Marie Claire creative director Nina Garcia has written an article on The Huffington Post complaining about the lack of healthy models […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Rebel Wilson: “Women Should Just Be Happy With The Way They Look”

Rebel Wilson: “Women Should Just Be Happy With The Way They Look”

Australian actress Rebel Wilson is a modern day feminist hero to a whole generation of girls, simply for being who she is. That’s not putting unrealistic pressure on her, because […]

Body Image, Celebrities

Jessica Alba On Careers: “Be The Best, Be The Coolest!”

Jessica Alba On Careers: “Be The Best, Be The Coolest!”

You guys, hold onto your hats, because it turns out actress, mom, and mega hottie Jessica Alba used to be really self-conscious about her body. WHAT!?!? Sounds crazy right? In […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Fashion & Beauty

Jennifer Lawrence Will Tell Anyone To F@#! Off If They Tell Her To Diet

Jennifer Lawrence Will Tell Anyone To F@#! Off If They Tell Her To Diet

Jennifer Lawrence is a healthy role model and an advocate for positive body image, no doubt. But that doesn’t mean she is exempt from the pressure to stay thin and […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Chanel’s New Skincare Campaign Promotes Inner Beauty, Confidence & Uniqueness.

Chanel’s New Skincare Campaign Promotes Inner Beauty, Confidence & Uniqueness.

The definition of “beauty” should never solely rely just on outward appearances. In fact, physical appearances should be an added bonus to the real, genuine and authentic traits that make […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Fashion & Beauty

What This Victoria’s Secret SuperModel Would Do If She Was Ever Called “Fat”

What This Victoria’s Secret SuperModel Would Do If She Was Ever Called “Fat”

In case you didn’t know it already, Victoria’s Secret ubermodel Doutzen Kroes is not only one of the most recognizable faces in the fashion industry, but also the fifth highest […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Fashion & Beauty

Zooey Deschanel At 17 Was A Radical Feminist Who Took On Vogue

Zooey Deschanel At 17 Was A Radical Feminist Who Took On Vogue

So it turns out there is a reason why Zooey Deschanel is so awesome and radical! Not just for her funnys on ‘The New Girl’, and her creative feminist site […]

Body Image, Causes, Family Life

Hands Up If You Avoided School Activities Because Of Body Insecurities?

Hands Up If You Avoided School Activities Because Of Body Insecurities?

                          Well if this was you, you no doubt want to make sure your daughters don’t feel the […]

Body Image

If You Truly Hate Your Body, Then You Need To Watch This Video

If You Truly Hate Your Body, Then You Need To Watch This Video

Huffington Post had a great Huffpost Live session this week, dedicated to women’s body image. The initial question was “are all these empowering body image campaigns working?” and if not, […]