All posts tagged "Body Image"
The Skinny on Body Shaming
When will we learn to accept our bodies, and everyone else's?
Women and Beauty: Changing the Conversation
Why we shouldn't be trying to convince people that every woman is beautiful.
Bye-Bye Stretch Marks?
The constant struggle to find a solution, or make peace with my body.
How Messed Up Lessons From Disney Films Affect Us
A startling look into the lessons embedded in Disney films.
Victoria’s Secret Diets and the Size Zero Situation
Not surprisingly, 7 out of 10 girls in grades 5-12 said they get their idea of a “perfect...
Objectification: What’s the Big Deal, Anyway??
Is it really about seducing male consumers, or is it more about tapping into female insecurities?
The Problem with Being the ‘Hot Girl’
What it's really like being the hottest girl in the room.
Is Feminism Still Relevant?
10 reasons why I still need feminism.
Warning: I’m Photoshopped
The backlash and celebrities who've chimed in. What's next?
Retouching: 25 Shocking Comparisons
When you look these images, can you see the 'before', or only the 'after'?
Why BDD is the Next Generation’s Anorexia
Everybody has something they don't like about their appearance, but when does it go too far?
The ‘No Fat Chicks Allowed’ Club
As soon as I entered high school I realized that my thinness was a commodity, and for the...
Obsessed With Thin: How Media Goes Too Far
Can you recognize the illusion?