Every so often, it’s important to re-evaluate the “standard” for beauty when it comes to women of color and how it affects us every day. Are our standards healthy? Are they beneficial to young women? Let’s talk!
Society would make you think that being overweight is a sin...
Why do we consider things beautiful? How does this affect our body image?
"...But my big take home message is that Black Media outlets have got to do better."
One evening my Mother, sister and I sat at the bar in the house, and my Mother couldn't stop staring at me. "I'm just so proud of you. You just up and decided that you weren't going to be big anymore." In an effort to not start smelling my own roses, so to speak, I [...]
No more prevalent, in the lonnnng list of reasons why women like me don't work out, is the excuse of the booty.