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Womens Body Issues

7 Ways To Love Your Body Exactly How It Is Right Now

RaVal Davis | Posted 07.31.2016 | Style
RaVal Davis

It's okay to take an "it is what it is" approach to the parts of your body that you're not so happy with. Send that part of your body lots of love. Tell that part of your body you love her because she is you and you're pretty awesome.

5 Empowering New Ways to See Your Unique Beauty

Rachael Yahne | Posted 05.11.2016 | Style
Rachael Yahne

I'm a cancer survivor, and during chemotherapy, I lost every strand of hair on my head. When chemo starts, it's not as if every hair on your head falls out simultaneously.

Emma Gray

Telling Women That Men Find Curves Attractive Is Not The Way To Solve Body Issues | Emma Gray | Posted 03.19.2015 | Women

One man thinks he's found the answer to solving women's body image problems: male approval. Child health expert Aric Sigman told The Telegraph tha...

Amanda Seyfried: 'I Don't Need To Look Like A Supermodel'

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 05.02.2014 | Style

Forget Karen Smith, because Amanda Seyfried is in the building and she's not going anywhere. On the cover of the June issue of Elle UK, the actres...

Savannah Guthrie's Confession: Inspirational or Damaging?

Erin Donley | Posted 04.27.2014 | Media
Erin Donley

As women, we must be open to the idea that our messages of inspiration are in need of an upgrade. Our words matter greatly and unless we're willing to be challenged in how we communicate, we serve no one but ourselves.

Why The Fashion World Needs To Retire Body Type Labels

Dana Oliver | Posted 10.05.2013 | Style
Dana Oliver

"A woman's shape can't be translated into an inanimate object or piece of fruit."

Would You Work Out in A Sports Bra in Public?

Jenny Gaither | Posted 05.23.2012 | Women
Jenny Gaither

"Excuse me, Miss? if I asked you to participate in a fitness class right now, in broad daylight, in the middle of Union Square Park in a sports bra, would you do it?"

How Much Are You Willing to Reveal: The Sports Bra Challenge 2012

Jenny Gaither | Posted 05.15.2012 | Impact
Jenny Gaither

I set a private, personal goal for myself to face my biggest fear of revealing my midriff. Why was this so scary? What was I trying to hide? I challenged myself to teach one of my SoulCycle classes wearing only a sports bra.

The Battle of the Body Is Invading My Mind

Camille Lowry | Posted 10.08.2011 | Black Voices
Camille Lowry

I feel attacked. I am mentally under siege by the constant mention of plastic surgery in the media. I can't help but ask -- why are we now bombarded by articles of who's had work done or the newest procedure?

Every Woman's Body Has a Story and Here Is Mine...

Agi Smith | Posted 09.06.2011 | Women
Agi Smith

My body and I have a long history together and it wasn't until recently that I recognized the true friendship and loyalty she has unrelentingly given me.

Women's Bodies

W. Hunter Roberts | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
W. Hunter Roberts

Women's bodies are the alpha and the omega of women's rights and women's dignity, the sine qua non and the front line of everything we have won over the past fifty years.

FACE IT: Politically Correct Aging Ain't Easy

Michele Willens | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michele Willens

We are so much more than what's on the outside -- so why can't we just accept it and move happily into the next chapter? Why can't we internalize our older face?

Zapping Size Zero: An Open Letter To 'Average' Women

Carleton Bryant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Carleton Bryant

The fact is that most guys like the curvier form of so-called "average" women. That's because they don't look like they'd snap like a dry twig if guys tried to cuddle with them.