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Causes, Entertainment

Eating Disorder Org Re-Imagines Comic Book Characters With Realistic Bodies

Eating Disorder Org Re-Imagines Comic Book Characters With Realistic Bodies

Eating Disorder awareness week may have been from Feb 22-28th this year, but there’s no reason why the education and awareness shouldn’t continue every day of the year. Across America […]

Contributors

How Ingrained Are The Unrealistic Standards Barbie Has Inflicted On Young Girls?

How Ingrained Are The Unrealistic Standards Barbie Has Inflicted On Young Girls?

By Veronica Granja-Sierra As women, I’m sure we can all agree that Barbie was among our first or second most favorite childhood toy growing up. I’m also almost positive that […]

Body Image

Artist Photoshops Herself 126 Times To Point Out Ridiculous Industry Beauty Standards

Artist Photoshops Herself 126 Times To Point Out Ridiculous Industry Beauty Standards

When we look at issues relating to body image and connect it with mainstream fashion, beauty, advertising and media, the conversations have started to change drastically. There are numerous women […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Model Meaghan Kausman Slams Swimwear Brand Who Photoshopped Her Body

Model Meaghan Kausman Slams Swimwear Brand Who Photoshopped Her Body

The fashion, beauty, and advertising industries sell fantasies to unsuspecting customers, and the majority of their images and messages are sold on the basis of a lie. What you see […]

Celebrities

Cameron Diaz & Sharon Stone Give The Middle Finger To Society’s Obsession With Youth

Cameron Diaz & Sharon Stone Give The Middle Finger To Society’s Obsession With Youth

It really sucks when society tries to tell us how we should look, act and feel. Especially as women, as we get older we can sometimes be made to feel […]

Family Life, Fashion & Beauty

Goodbye Unrealistic Barbie, Hello More Appropriate American Girl Doll

Goodbye Unrealistic Barbie, Hello More Appropriate American Girl Doll

Well it was bound to happen, and it couldn’t have come any sooner! There’s no need to continue debating whether Barbie’s unrealistic proportions are harming our youth or presenting unattainable […]

Body Image

The End Of The Great Barbie Debate: She Is Not Scientifically Real

The End Of The Great Barbie Debate: She Is Not Scientifically Real

It’s been a point of contention ever since the Mattel doll was released upon the world in 1959, created by businesswoman Ruth Handler. The argument being, is this doll realistically […]

Body Image, Celebrities, Fashion & Beauty

Is Airbrushing Fat ONTO A Model The New Trend In Magazines?

Is Airbrushing Fat ONTO A Model The New Trend In Magazines?

It seems every new ‘It’ model that comes along can start a trend, depending on what the consumers want. Curvier Models like Kate Upton have been cited as the reason […]

Body Image

What Would Barbie Look Like If She Were Real? Answer= Ridic!

What Would Barbie Look Like If She Were Real? Answer= Ridic!

We recently came across this picture of model Katie Wilcox who was feature in Oprah’s O Magazine last November. Katie is the founder of Healthy Is The New Skinny blog […]