Saw this on TakePart, and thought it was wonderful… so I needed to share: Photographer Jade Beall never believed she lived up to traditional standards...
"...our First Lady does not project the image of women that you might see on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.."
People who are obese are more likely to have sexually transmitted diseases and unplanned pregnancies?
"People don't realize that there are about 20 layers of makeup on my butt alone."
Why do we always feel like we're never enough?
Stories of booty injections gone horribly wrong.
"You know it wasn’t the typical what you see on magazines. You know just having far apart eyes and having different features, you know,...
An in-depth look at airbrushed and retouched photos.
What does your relationship with Barbie look like?
Feminism isn't all about hating men and burning bras, y'all.
On the "real women have curves" mentality, "plus-size celebration" issues and body snarking.
“The curves of her rib cage, the stunning watery eyes, the patch of shiny scalp peeking through her brittle, thinning hair—she’s basically got the whole...
After writing so much about retouched pics of women, let's talk about surgery...
Q: Just wondering how can you tell if you're body is saying.."Okay Enough..This where I'm supposed 2 be"?
Why do we consider things beautiful? How does this affect our body image?
A documentary on body image and weight in the fashion industry, and a write-up from its creator.
A new documentary shines a light on the struggles of women of a deeper hue.
Developing a healthy approach to body image for a woman who wants to lose weight.
Not even the Playboy girls are naturally "perfect."