How fearless beauty became effortless

Only in being brutally honest and facing our worst fears, can we reclaim our own true beauty.

READ MORE →

Skinny girl

“You need to eat more potatoes,” relatives would tease. “You’re going to be blown away in the wind.”

READ MORE →

Why the protests against the “Beach Body Ready” campaign are a big deal

Why the harm goes beyond this one poster and why, beneath all the noise and frenzy, we should listen to what the protestors are trying to say.

READ MORE →

5 heroes for beauty and body image

Can we please expand our conversations to talk about qualities beyond just what we look like? This is what these women are doing.

READ MORE →

My body is a machine; my body is also my home

When we go to either of these extremes — shunning our bodies as health machines or exerting them in full as such — we are avoiding who we really are.

READ MORE →

My wobbly, ‘imperfect’ body is doing her best for me

My body’s a lot fleshier now, a little dimpled and wobbly in places. In exchange for all she’s done for me this is nothing to be sad for.

READ MORE →

The “worst possible” type of boobs

There was a point I decided I would just embrace the flat-chestedness.

READ MORE →

What body shape are you?

I’ll eat whatever the damn hell I want and dress however I feel like. Even if it makes me look like a lemon. Heck, maybe because it makes me look like a lemon. Thank you.

READ MORE →