Archive for posts tagged with 'body image'

Carrie Fisher

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Carrie Fisher spent her last Christmas being body-shamed

Today, the world is mourning a legend. But this time last year, the conversation surrounding Carrie Fisher was very…

Embrace yourself

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Embrace yourself

When body image activist Taryn Brumfitt posted a simple before-and-after photo in 2013, she had no idea it would lead…

Embrace

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Body image activist “shocked and outraged” by censorship

Embrace, a new documentary by body image activisit Taryn Brumfitt, has been hit with an MA15+ classification for its…

Paper Magazine

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Helen Mirren praises “shameless” Kim Kardashian’s booty

Oscar winner Helen Mirren isn’t a big fan of reality television — but she is a big fan of Kim Kardashian’s…

60-year-old grandma stuns the world with her bikini body

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60-year-old grandma stuns the world with her bikini body

A picture of a 60-year-old woman posing in a bikini has gone viral – and for good reason. The picture has been the…

Meghan Trainor

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Pop star takes on Photoshop and wins

All About That Bass singer Meghan Trainor has lashed out at her label for releasing a heavily…

Jesinta Campbell

Fashion & Beauty

Jesinta Campbell defends THAT dress

It’s fair to say Jesinta Campbell turned heads with her dress at Sunday night’s Logie Awards — but not all…

Michelle Bridges

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Michelle Bridges accused of fat shaming

Radio stars Chrissie Swan and Meshel Laurie have come out swinging over fitness expert Michelle Bridges’ claim tha…

Jennifer Lawrence

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Jennifer Lawrence wants a “new normal” body type

Jennifer Lawrence is sick of people complimenting her for her “normal” body, thank you very much. In an…

Victoria Beckham

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Photoshop fail or optical illusion? Victoria Beckham is missing something

Well, this is awkward. Victoria Beckham shared a few snaps from her Vogue China spread with her Instagram followers…

Amy Schumer

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Amy Schumer hits back at “plus size” label

Funny woman Amy Schumer has slammed Glamour Magazine for including her in a list of “plus-size” stars. The…

Daisy Ridley

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Daisy Ridley strikes back against body shamers

Star Wars actress Daisy Ridley has issued a brilliant response to a meme criticising her “unrealistic”…

Cara Delevingne speaks out about the fashion industry’s sexual harassment

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Cara Delevingne speaks out about the fashion industry’s sexual harassment

The model-turned-actress has revealed her depression got so bad she would slam her head against a tree to try to knock…

New study gives one woman 18 ‘ideal’ body types

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New study gives one woman 18 ‘ideal’ body types

This is how beauty is defined around the world. Perceptions of physical attractiveness are dramatically different…

Women fight back against Instagram #curvy ban

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Women fight back against Instagram #curvy ban

Photo sharing app Instagram has banned uses from hashtagging “curvy” but it looks like the users will be…

Oprah magazine body shames plus size community over crop tops

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Oprah magazine body shames plus size community over crop tops

Oprah Magazine has been blasted on social media for body-shaming, and now the #rockthecrop movement has taken off in…

Why we need plus-size fashion

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Why we need plus-size fashion

A move to banish the plus-size label may be a step in the wrong direction, says a Brisbane fat activist. It all…

Pink hits back at body shaming Twitter trolls

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Pink hits back at body shaming Twitter trolls

The pop star had the perfect response for the people who called her fat. So, so what. She's still a rock star. Pop…