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How to Get a Bikini Body Without Buying a Bikini Body Plan

Erin Reghenzani | Posted 11.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Erin Reghenzani

When I say bikini body, what comes to mind? Maybe a before and after shot, like the ones that clog up your newsfeed? I see a lot of clients fall into...

My Response to Dear Abby on an Overweight Woman

Tony Posnanski | Posted 10.11.2014 | Women
Tony Posnanski

Dear Abby, Yesterday a woman wrote to you asking advice about wearing a bikini. She was a plus-sized woman (about 60 or 70 pounds overweight), who wore a one piece bathing suit in public and a bikini top/shorts at home. You responded, and you did something that bothered me.

The Body Image Lesson My Daughter Doesn't Know She Taught Me

Amanda Magee | Posted 09.23.2014 | Parents
Amanda Magee

Sometimes my body is just my body, not a contest, not a measurement of worth. Letting go of the panic of whether my skin moves in a certain way when I move leaves a far greater capacity for having fun than I knew I was capable of having.

Fourth of July Tone-Up Plan: Day 1

Nora Tobin | Posted 08.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Nora Tobin

It's that time of year for barbecues, beach days and bikinis! With the holiday weekend just around the corner we look for last-minute ways to shape up. Each day you will get a new workout with a different focus.

How to Really Achieve the Perfect 'Beach Body'

Katie Hoffman | Posted 08.16.2014 | Women
Katie Hoffman

I want to fill you in on a little secret that you may have forgotten between pomegranate and plyometrics: You already have a beach body. Believe it or not, you're in it right now.

How To Tell If Your Body Is Bikini-Ready In One Chart

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 05.19.2014 | Women

There's a simple way to tell if you're ready to hit the beach... Repeat after us: All you need to have a "bikini body" is a bikini and a body....

A 'Bikini Body' Is Just A Body With A Bikini On It

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 04.16.2014 | Women

It's that time of year again. The "bikini body" time of year. As the weather gets warmer, advertisers want every woman to believe that her body isn...

19 Reasons To Get In Shape That Have Absolutely Nothing To Do With How You Look In A Bikini

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 04.07.2014 | Healthy Living

It's April, so apparently it's time to talk swimsuits. In particular, bikinis and the bodies that wear them. If it's not the ads trying to convince...

Let's Nip This Bikini Body Thing in the Bud

Katie Lowe | Posted 05.31.2014 | Women
Katie Lowe

Why do we allow ourselves to get stuck in patterns of pathological dieting, shaming and self-loathing, disordered eating habits, misogyny and social anxieties over what is, essentially, a couple of napkins held together with string?

Move of the Day: Single-Leg Hamstring Curl

Nora Tobin | Posted 05.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Nora Tobin

Performing this one move each day will add up and you will begin to see noticeable changes in your body and an improved mental focus!

The Promise I'm Making For Next Summer

Meryl Branch-McTiernan | Posted 11.04.2013 | Women
Meryl Branch-McTiernan

Like guests at a Passover Seder promising "next year in Israel," I promise next summer in a bikini. It's been a few years since I accepted that my stomach, once a sculpted stone, had dissolved into a bag of sand, and I felt more comfortable at the beach diverting attention elsewhere.

She Looks Amazing At 45

Posted 07.26.2013 | Celebrity

Kylie Minogue proved she's still got it all when she shared an Instagram of her fabulous beach body. A leopard one-piece accented at least one of the ...

5 Ways To Compete With Bikini Babes On The Beach

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 07.18.2013 | Fifty

Summer has always been a time of body reckoning. What can be covered with maxi-dresses and long sweaters in winter, must be revealed in a swimsuit com...

6 Things Women's Magazines Still Want Us To Worry About

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 07.16.2013 | Women

There are certain topics that seem to pop up in women's magazines over, and over, and over again. We are all painfully aware that our bodies could be ...

Women Feel Most Bikini Confident At What Age?

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 06.28.2013 | Fifty

Christie Brinkley may have been on to something when the 59-year-old donned a bikini and struck a very sexy pose during a photo shoot earlier this yea...

LOOK: Celebrities In Bikinis Get Us Ready For Summer

The Huffington Post | Liat Kornowski | Posted 05.15.2013 | Celebrity

As summer draws near but is still elusive to the touch, we can find solace in the many celebrities who have the time and the money to jet to sunny loc...

Remember This When You're Stressing Over Your 'Bikini Body'

Posted 05.10.2013 | Teen

It's that time of year again, when every magazine cover, celebrity or health website and TV show seems to be constantly reminding you that the time's ...

Why You Shouldn't Sweat Swimsuit Shopping This Year

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 04.17.2013 | Style

Ah, bikini season. That stressful time of year is coming around, and we can already feel the collective fear and apprehension of the women around us. ...

Where's My Best Bikini Body? The New Look It's Joanne Comedy Series

Joanne Spataro | Posted 06.04.2013 | Comedy
Joanne Spataro

Now that you're ready, here's the latest episode: After going blind from seeing too many women's magazine covers blaring "Get Your Best Bikini Body," I attempt to go jogging.

Things Not To Miss About Summer

HelloGiggles | Posted 10.15.2012 | Women

Summer is officially over. That high 70s day last weekend was just messing with us. Even without September 22nd marking the official seasonal shift, t...

PHOTOS: 27 Swimsuit Style Icons From The '40s To Today

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

With Memorial Day Weekend fast approaching, bikini season is here. When I put on my swimsuit this past weekend and headed over to a friends rooftop, I...

Lose the Last 10 Pounds by Memorial Day Weekend

Ramona Braganza | Posted 06.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Ramona Braganza

If you are like most people when it comes to getting your bikini body ready for summer, you may be waiting until "crunch time." Well with Memorial Day weekend being less than five weeks away, I'm here to tell you that "crunch time" has officially arrived.

What's Really Keeping You Out Of Your Swimsuit

Lisa Firestone | Posted 09.18.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Firestone

Temperatures are rising, while self-esteem dips to new lows. The sad truth is that, in peeling off the layers of our wintry wardrobes, we expose ourselves to a whole new world of self-critical thoughts.

10 Divorcees In Bikinis

Radar Online | Posted 08.07.2011 | Divorce

These smokin' hot stars have walked down the aisle more than once -- and walked into divorce court almost just as many times! ...

If Men Don't Care About Cellulite, Why Do We? (Battling the "Bikini-Body" Obsession)

Keli Goff | Posted 08.06.2011 | Style
Keli Goff

Though many of us have barely recovered from our snow-filled winter nightmare, we are now facing the nightmare that summer weather brings. I'm not talking about the heat. I'm talking about the pressure to get bathing suit ready.