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#Body Shaming

Lauren London Shut Body-Shamers All The Way Down In The Most Graceful Way

The Huffington Post | Zahara Hill | Posted 03.01.2017 | Black Voices

Actress Lauren London was prompted to remind her 3.2 million Instagram followers on Tuesday that she remains self-loving and unbothered despite critic...

Why I Love My Muffin Top AKA Healing From My Eating Disorder

Hilary Lauren | Posted 01.27.2017 | Women
Hilary Lauren

People hide things about themselves because they are paralyzed at the prospect of hearing judgment, because they don't have the tools to heal, because they don't know such tools exist, because they are cowed into accepting mistreatment.

'Walking Dead' Star Shuts Down Body Shamers In Powerful Post

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.30.2016 | Entertainment

Forget zombies. Alanna Masterson is going after trolls. Whatever your opinion on the last episode of “The Walking Dead” — whether you’re like ...

Playboy Model Could Face Jail Time For Body-Shaming Snapchat

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 11.06.2016 | Entertainment

One-time Playboy model Dani Mathers, who brought your gym nightmare to life by Snapchatting a photo of a woman naked in a locker room without her cons...

Body Shaming And The Health And Fitness Industry: 5 Questions For Heather Wynn

Tim Ward | Posted 10.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Tim Ward

Heather Wynn is on a mission to change the conversation about women and fitness. "You can't hate your body into true health," she says, in her new boo...

No, I'm Not A Bitch Because I Like To Workout

Michelle Zunter | Posted 10.05.2016 | Women
Michelle Zunter

I exercise because I learned how to love myself in a way that's not destructive. I found something that satiates my anxiety. I'm not doing it to win a beauty contest. I'm doing it for my well-being.

If Only Red Riding Hood Would Stop Body-Shaming Her Grandmother

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 10.04.2016 | Comedy

When you think about it, Little Red Riding Hood is rather mean to her grandma, body-shaming her features the second she walks in the door. Excuse me,...

Watch A Teen Girl Explain To Clinton The Damage Trump’s Body-Shaming Causes

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.06.2016 | Women

“At my school, body image is a really big issue for girls my age,” 15-year-old Brennan Leach told Hillary Clinton at a rally in Pennsylvania. “I...

Women Won't Elect A Fat-Shamer-In-Chief

The Huffington Post | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.29.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON― There was a time in the early 1990s when it was considered cool for a woman to be so skinny her tights looked baggy around her legs. As ...

Old Video Of Trump Body-Shaming Kim K Proves His Antics Are Nothing New

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 10.01.2016 | Entertainment

It’s no secret that Donald Trump is a massive misogynist who seemingly can’t stop body-shaming women. He did it to former Miss Universe Alicia Mac...

As A Fat Black Woman, Cosplay Has Tried To Make Me Invisible

The Establishment | Posted 09.27.2016 | Black Voices
The Establishment

I never considered myself a geek until I picked up a new hobby: costume play, aka cosplay. It’s one of those things that happened organically. Someo...

This Celeb Mom Has An Awesome Response To Her Body Shamers

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.30.2016 | Entertainment

Stacey Solomon has no time for hate. A photo of the English singer, television presenter and “X Factor” finalist at the beach was recently publis...

The Slut-Shaming of Donald Trump

Danielle Lee Tomson | Posted 08.19.2016 | Impact
Danielle Lee Tomson

Why Objectifying the Ultimate Objectifier Is More Than Wrong; It Isn’t Helping I’ll be upfront with you. I deeply fear the possibility of a Trump...

Body Shaming: It's Not You, It's Them

Erandi Palihakkara | Posted 08.11.2016 | Women
Erandi Palihakkara

As I fussed over how inconsiderate people can be, I thought about those who are in the limelight and are constantly being scrutinized for a variety of things ranging from their personal lives to weight changes. The reason that tabloids are so successful in selling such stories is due to our underlying curiosity about how others live their lives.

Mom Proudly Wears Bikini After Being Told It Wasn't 'Appropriate For A Mother'

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 08.10.2016 | Parents

Lexi Sinclair will proudly wear a bikini despite being told it isn’t “appropriate.” On Aug. 2, the mom wrote on Facebook that she took her 4-mon...

Renee Zellweger: We Can Do Better Than Low-Brow Tabloid Media

Renee Zellweger | Posted 08.08.2016 | Women
Renee Zellweger

Not that it's anyone's business, but I did not make a decision to alter my face and have surgery on my eyes.

Your Partner's Body Will Change - Get Over It

Zac Thompson | Posted 08.04.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

Body positivity is an incredibly important facet of a healthy outlook on life. If we can't love people regardless of their shape and size then we are refusing to take accountability for our own insecurities. Never forget that.

Love Yourself Naked - Without a Diet

Suzannah Galland | Posted 08.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Suzannah Galland

Think of everything you've already been through in this life. The ups and downs. The movement and the stillness. Injury and recovery. The places you'v...

Not Wearing Bras: Empowering Or Embarrassing?

Elisabeth Dale | Posted 07.27.2016 | Style
Elisabeth Dale

I'm intrigued by the reported trend that women are no longer wearing bras. Ditching your bra is supposed to make you feel more independent, liberated, and empowered.

An Honest Conversation About Body Image

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 08.01.2016 | Style
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

Body positivity works both ways -- you should love yourself no matter what size you are, and no matter how many stretch marks you have. That doesn't mean you have to accept where you are and remain stagnant.

Woman's Viral FB Post Fights Girl-On-Girl Hate With Kindness

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 07.28.2016 | Women

When a young woman from Cornwall walked into the UK-based beauty store Superdrug, she wasn’t expecting to be mocked for her outfit by two employees....

I'm Guilty of Body Shaming

Caurie Putnam | Posted 07.26.2016 | Women
Caurie Putnam

I wrote something passive-aggressively negative about the woman in the photo and I got called out on it by my friends and followers. Here's the kicker: the woman in the photo was me.

Woman Bares Her 'Lumpy, Bumpy' Body To School Body-Shaming Model

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 07.21.2016 | Women

Last week, Playboy model Dani Mathers made headlines for Snapchatting a photo of a naked woman at her gym (without her consent) with the caption, “I...

When Women Body Shame Each Other - We All Lose

Michelle Zunter | Posted 07.20.2016 | Women
Michelle Zunter

In case anyone missed it last week, a woman in Los Angeles took a compromising photo of another woman in her gym locker room and shared it on social media. The woman who snapped the picture is an adult woman nearing her thirties. She's also a Playboy model. She captioned the photo along with a selfie of herself appearing to laugh over it.

Teach Children About Body Shaming Young!

Rebecca Jane Weinstein | Posted 09.07.2016 | Women
Rebecca Jane Weinstein

When I was product testing my children's book Ella's Tummy: A Story of Understand for All Ages -- in other words, having kids read it and tell me what they thought -- one very bright eight year old girl said she thought it was mean that I, as the author, called the main character fat. This was an interesting response, because the book is about fat bullying, and how it is not okay to do it.