Black Women, Media Erasure, and #BootyGate

By |September 15th, 2014|

A few quick words on my essay about Vogue's Era of the Big Booty article, and erasure of black women's contributions to beauty at large.

From Retouching To Plastic Surgery: Minorities And Assimilation

By |August 22nd, 2014|

After writing so much about retouched pics of women, let's talk about surgery...

Black Women, Our Bodies & Perceptions of Beauty: “White Girl Stuff”

By |March 27th, 2014|

For some reason, eating healthy is often brushed off and regarded as a "white people thing..."

Young Black Boys vs Young Black Girls

By |October 24th, 2013|

A comparative look at the experiences of black boys in school vs. black girls, and how it affects black women.

On Body Image: The Darwinian Theory of Beauty

By |December 21st, 2012|

Why do we consider things beautiful? How does this affect our body image?