We Are Living Cutes’ body diversity campaign isn’t like anything you’ve ever seen before.
“Point being, fat characters have inherent qualities in media before the viewer can even know anything about them.”
A whole lot of learning begins with unlearning. That’s what I’ve been doing for the past year or so. Learning about body positivity by unlearning what I’ve been taught about bodies and their worth.
Trending shows and influencers are shaping the way young womxn see their bodies. It’s also changing the way they validate relationships. By Sara Remus and Linda Ayrapetov On the surface, the concept of a “Revenge Body” may seem harmless. In the context of relationships, it’s regarded as a coping mechanism – a way to move…
It was cases like these that made me think that I would have to try a little harder to get someone to desire me. I felt like because of my size, I was just going to have to miss out on amazing, pleasurable sex.
For #MentalHealth awareness month, contributor and model Brittany Rife weighs in on why projecting our insecurities only really damages ourselves. “Wow I can’t believe she’s wearing that in public!” “If I were him, I couldn’t live the way he does…” “I would never wear something like that if I was as big as her.” Have…
Is this new desire to be fit due to the sexualized fashion in which it’s displayed? Would society strive for a fit body if we weren’t bombarded with such risqué images? Let’s work together to shift the image of fitness from sexy to an image of strength, balance and energy.
I take spin and dance classes, because I like them. I actually enjoy the healthy food I eat. I shop at stores that carry my sizes and buy clothes that fit my body beautifully.