Body Image

Winnie Harlow's Body-Positive Selfie Celebrates The Uniqueness Of Beauty

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 18.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Winnie Harlow has (almost) bared all in a gorgeously body-positive selfie. Wearing nothing but a beige thong, the supermodel took a selfie in front of...

'Behind The Scars' Photo Series Shows All Skin Is Beautiful

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A powerful photo series aims to challenge the way we see and think about scars. Photographer Sophie Mayanne launched ‘Behind The Scars’ in April t...

CrossFit Trainer's 'Transformation Photo' Is Not What You Think

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Instagram is full of body transformation photos, from people who’ve lost weight to those who’ve seriously hit the gym. And while many people work ...

Alton Towers Crash Survivor Shares Empowering Lesson On Regaining Body Confidence

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

After losing her leg in the Alton Towers crash, Leah Washington struggled to come to terms with her new body. But in the two years since, the 19-year-...

25-Year-Old Blogger Shares First Ever Swimsuit Photo To Tell Women: 'Rock What You Got'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A 25-year-old blogger has shared her first ever swimsuit photo in order to help other women love their bodies. Gemma-Louise Bond, better known by her ...

5 Naturists Reveal The Secret To Having Body Confidence

HuffPost CA | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

One of the most common nightmares people have is standing in front of a room full of people completely naked. That moment, although in our subconsciou...

Two Artists Are Photographing 1001 Women's Bottoms To Encourage You To Love Your Body

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

While the likes of the Kardashians and co have put bottoms on the map - fuelling an Instagram obsession with booty gains and poses to deliberately sho...

Husband's Sweet Act Of Support For Wife With Ovarian Cysts Is What Love Is All About

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has described how her husband helped her regain body confidence after she was left with surgery scars from ovarian cysts. Samantha Caracci sai...

Motherhood Helped Heal My Bulimia

Jessica Smith | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK Parents
Jessica Smith

mum bod I certainly felt the pressure to lose the baby weight quickly, and of course I ensured that I was doing some gentle exercise and eating healthy in the weeks and months after giving birth, but I no longer obsess, and there is a distinct difference between thinking about something and obsessing over it.

15 Body Confidence Tips From Women Who Love The Skin They're In

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Body confidence is a work in progress for many of us, but it seems our persistence in mastering self-love is starting to pay off. A new survey of alm...

'Loose Women' Star Saira Khan Gives Us A Lesson In Loving Our 'Wobbly Bits'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

‘Loose Women’ star Saira Khan has shared an empowering video showing off her “wobbly bits” to inspire a culture of body confidence among women...

Tess Holliday Has No Time For Robbie Tripp's Instagram Ode To His 'Curvy Wife'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’ve been living under a rock, you probably missed Robbie Tripp’s viral Instagram tribute to his ‘curvy wife’. The author and activist to...

9 Nipple Things That Are Totally Normal

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Nipples: some people have small ones, others have big ones, some people’s are a little hairy, while others have lots of bumps. The thing is, all of ...

Why Aren't You Getting Gains?....

Ali Stewart | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Ali Stewart

What I mean by this is, if your training program is progressive, and hits most major body parts frequently enough, it will do the job. The real reason you're not seeing progress is that you just don't train hard enough. You are not stressing your muscles enough to 'need' to grow.

Stacey Solomon Posts Hilarious Body-Positive Bikini Video Praising Her 'Imperfections'

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

You can always count on Stacey Solomon to bring a breath of fresh air to any situation. Lately the 27-year-old has become a role model for body positi...

Husband’s Love Note To His ‘Curvy’ Wife Should Be Required Reading

HuffPost | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A man’s Instagram homage to his “curvy” wife has gone viral this week — for all the right reasons. Author and activist Robbie Tripp took to ...

Woman's Identical Bikini Photos Show Why We Need To Stop Focusing On Our 'Faults'

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Anyone who’s ever tried to get a group selfie with their girlfriends knows just how hard it is to get a photo where everyone is happy. Why? Because ...

Woman With Piebaldism Becomes A Model, And Proves Her Haters Wrong

Caters News | Susan Devaney | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK Style

Rebecca Heckard, who was called ‘skunk’ due to a white streak in her hair and ‘vitiligo-like’ birthmarks, is now a model. The 21-year-old, fr...

Eating Disorders In Men Are The Same As In Women, It's Time We Stopped Stereotyping Them

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 31.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

It’s no secret that eating disorders affect a large proportion of women compared to men, however the divide isn’t as big as you’d think: of at l...

Being Fat Is Not The Worst Thing You Can Be

Fran Hayden | Posted 28.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Fran Hayden

The media would have us fooled that being fat is the worst thing that you can ever be. Being fat is seen as one of the least desirable attributes in our culture, and growing up - I believed it. I would envy the girls at school for their slim figures and would have given anything to be the same as them. It didn't matter if they were an unkind or mean person, because being slim was the thing to be if you wanted to be successful, attractive and respected.

Leah Itsines Gives Zero F**ks She Doesn't Look Like Kayla (Because Women Aren't Clones)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Kayla Itsines is known for her tough workout vids and shredded abs, so being related to her can spark some annoying questions. On Instagram, Kayla’s...

Megan Crabbe Shuts Down Slut-Shamers Who Told Her To 'Put Some Clothes On'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Megan Crabbe has hit back at those who slut-shamed her Instagram posts, saying she’s worthy of respect regardless of what she wears. Crabbe, who ba...

Blogger Shares Photo Of Armpit Hair To Show You Don't Have To Be 'Lean And Groomed' To Be Beautiful

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A blogger has shared a photo of her unshaven armpit hair in order to show you don’t have to have a “lean, groomed body” in order to be considere...

Time For A Reality Check On Reality TV Shows

Dr Natasha Bijlani | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK Entertainment
Dr Natasha Bijlani

Everyone has access to satellite TV and the internet now and everybody wants to be what they are not. If you are exposed to images of people with perfectly toned abs, slender hips, pneumatic breasts and sculptured eyebrows, then inevitably you're going to think that is what I want to look like. I want to be a soap star, a TV star, a reality star. I just want to look like them.

Meet Sara Geurts, The Model Redefining Beauty While Battling A Chronic Condition

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Sara Geurts was just 10 years old when she was diagnosed with Ehlers Danlos syndrome - a lifelong condition causing pain and sagging skin. At the time...