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New Target Ad Proves Any Age Or Shape Can Rock A Bikini

That old "rule" about not wearing a bikini after a certain age? Forget it.

Allie White
December 5 2015

Gigi Hadid Has A Badass Message For All The Body Shamers Out There

20-year-old supermodel Gigi Hadid just landed her very first British Vogue cover — but she has to say inside the magazine is an even bigger...

Emi Boscamp
December 4 2015

Mindy Kaling Just Made Our Day With This Acne Cream Selfie

Mindy Kaling has always held a special place in our hearts. But somehow, our hearts have just made even more room for her.

Emi Boscamp
December 3 2015

Why This Plus-Size Model Would Never Go Back To Being A Size 2

Breaking news: Thin doesn't necessarily equal happy.

Emi Boscamp
December 3 2015

People Say I'm #Perfect. So Why Do I Cry Myself To Sleep?

In our new Realtalk Fitness series, we're sharing the realities of being in the fitness industry today. We know it takes a lot of effort to create a...

Sophie Gray
December 2 2015

These Yearbook Photos Show How Smiling Has Evolved Over The Past 100 Years

Think about it: getting your photo taken 100 years ago was a big deal. You didn't have the luxury of taking an unlimited amount of photos until you...

Emi Boscamp
November 30 2015

Amy Schumer Shares Her Beautiful, Nearly Nude Photo By Annie Leibovitz

Today, the 43rd edition of the Pirelli calendar, a.k.a. fashion's sexiest calendar, was released. Behind the lens was Annie Leibovitz, one of the...

Emi Boscamp
November 30 2015

These Stunning Photos Challenge Traditional Ideas Of What A Woman Should Look Like (NSFW)

The widower of a 9/11 cop returned her "Woman of the Year" award to Glamour after they honored Caitlyn Jenner with the same award, claiming Jenner "is...

Emi Boscamp
November 30 2015

How I Overcame Anorexia ... And Became A Competitive Eater

I can’t say I ever aspired to be a competitive eater. Inhaling massive quantities of food at a breakneck pace wasn’t something I dreamed of doing as a...

Furious Pete
November 30 2015

4 Things People Who Love Themselves DON'T Do (And 7 Things They Always Do)

Thirty-one years ago, I discovered that learning to love myself was the secret to emotional healing, as well as to joy, inner fullness and...

Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
November 26 2015

This Mom Posted A Selfie In Her Underwear To Confront Post-Baby Body-Shaming

2015 has been the year of the post-baby selfie. Moms everywhere, including celebrities, have shown their support for one another by posting photos of...

Emi Boscamp
November 25 2015

The Only 3 Words You Need To Survive The Holidays

I have a love/hate relationship with the holidays. I love the lights, the smell of cinnamon and pine, connecting with family and old friends, slowing...

Brigitte Weil
November 25 2015

This Model Lost Thousands Of Instagram Followers After Posting Amazingly Honest Photos

Apparently, people just want models to be pretty. That's it. No eating, drinking, exercising — nothing else — unless they look #flawless. Oh, and they...

Emi Boscamp
November 20 2015

The Sneaky Way We're All Being Fat Shamed

We’re all aware that when it comes to physical appearance, our society is a fucking bully. But I always wanted to know why. Why is our structure this...

Jes Baker
November 19 2015

Should This Post-Mastectomy Instagram Account Have Been Shut Down?

Instagram has received a ton of backlash over the past few years for banning popular hashtags — like #curvy and #goddess — and photos with female...

Emi Boscamp
November 17 2015

What Your Body Shape Says About Your Eating Habits

A new study out of Drexel University found that a woman's body type may be indicative of her binge eating habits.

Emma Loewe
November 16 2015

Chrissy Teigen Celebrates Her Pregnancy Curves With This Instagram Photo

Chrissy Teigen has never shied away from speaking her mind — whether she's defending herself from nasty comments, getting honest about her fertility...

Emi Boscamp
November 16 2015

I'm Fat. It's OK. Here's Why We All Need To Get A Little More Comfy With The F-Word

My name is Jes Baker. I write a blog called The Militant Baker; it's about body-image feminism, "fatshion," and mental health. I am intelligent,...

Jes Baker
November 16 2015

The Most Damaging Body-Shamer Isn't Who You Think It Is

I’m Stacey, the woman in the picture below. A few years ago, I wouldn't have shown this picture to anyone, and I certainly wouldn't have posted it on...

Stacey Herrera
November 13 2015