Bikini Body

Making You Feel Bad Is Good For Business

Karen Oliver | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Oliver

I really don't appreciate being told by magazines that my body is somehow not 'bikini ready' because I haven't subjected myself to laser treatments, juice diets and vibrating plates in the salon. That's just insulting! My body is bikini ready as soon as I buy a bikini, thank you very much.

How Not Being 'Summer Bikini Body' Ready Can Give You a New Sense of Confidence

Tasha Okeke | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Tasha Okeke

I know I'll get the weight off eventually and I may not look as good as I did before and feel as confident when I look in the mirror but I'm more than enough. I'm trying to embrace I just look a bit more curvier and bottom heavy right now. I'm still worthy of self love, acceptance and to still feel truly content within even I'm a few pounds heavier that doesn't take away my worth. And it shouldn't take away yours either.

'How Do I Get a Bikini Body?' - 'Put a Bikini on Your Body'

Imogen Groome | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Imogen Groome

In recent weeks we've seen the news about the phrase "Bikini Body" being axed from Women's Health US, alongside Mar Ortiz sharing her inspirational "love handle" selfie on Instagram. These two stories address the age-old debate of what the right size really is.

'Bikini Body' Phrase Dies A Welcome Death After Being Axed From Women's Health

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 31.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Here at HuffPost UK Lifestyle, the term 'bikini body' is banned. The phrase, which is a battle cry for women to put away the wine glasses and get ...

People With Scars Can't Wear Bikinis

Michelle Elman | Posted 12.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Michelle Elman

Over the years, I have learnt that my scars make people uncomfortable. I had become ashamed of my body and soon other people's disgust became my own and this was allowed to be the case because of one simple reason - I had no one to talk to about it.

These Women Remind Us What It Really Means To Have A 'Bikini Body'

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Forget eating celery sticks and doing juice cleanses, in HuffPost UK Lifestyle's eyes there's only one way to get a bikini body: put a bikini on your ...

Tess Holliday Shows How To Get A Bikini Body In One Simple Step

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Plus size model Tess Holliday has once again stuck two fingers up at society's beauty standards. And this time she's showing the world exactly what it...

Plus-Size Model Delivers Perfect Response To 'Beach Body' Advert

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

In retaliation to the Protein World advert that made headlines last week, a swimwear retailer has released its own version of the controversial ad sta...

This Proves There Is No Such Thing As A 'Bikini Body'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Here at HuffPost UK Lifestyle we've banned the phrase bikini body - not only does the gender-specific term suggest that we should only focus on fitnes...

Can We Please Stop With This Bikini Body B*llocks?

Poorna Bell | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Poorna Bell

This fairly harmless impulse to look good has been leapt upon by diet companies and magazines as some annual ritual, as if getting in shape or being healthy the rest of the year matters not. My key gripe, is that it sums up the biggest problem with exercise and diet: that it is primarily to lose weight.

Beauty Blog #5: Bootcamp for Tummies

Katy Harrington | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Harrington

I have a strange relationship with my stomach. It's a bit like the one I had with my first boyfriend - I really love it, but I treat it mean. Since hitting 30, it's being mean back. I've noticed a circle of flesh around my belly button that feels like a doughnut - come to think of it, it may be a doughnut.

Happy Birthday To The Bikini!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

In the run up to the hottest weekend of the year (so far) HuffPost UK Lifestyle are delighted to wish the bikini a very happy birthday. First creat...

Ten Top Fat Loss Tips for Summer

Iain Mahony | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Iain Mahony

As many of us are preparing our bodies for the beach; or at least trying to shift our wobbly bits in order to don t-shirt and shorts with a smile, I've put together some simple tips to help you lose fat, feel healthier, and earn that ice cream next time we're enjoying a weekend heat wave.

How To Get In Shape For Summer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

While the British summer may be punctuated by grey skies, many will be lucky enough to jet off to sunnier climes and enjoy some time on the beach. ...

Top Tips to Get in Shape for the Beach | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Want a sexy, toned bikini body ready for the summer? Then it's time to take action. We've got three key areas you need to focus on to ensure you're looking beach-alicious in time for peak season. So dust off those winter cobwebs and get ready to follow our guide to getting a top bikini body.

12 Ways To Achieve Summer Body Confidence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When HuffPost US Women asked women to send pictures of themselves in bikinis to remind us what a real beach body looks like (see Amber, above), they g...

Weekly Wellbeing: 20 Ways To Spring Clean Your Fitness Regime

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Spring is here, hurrah! *blows trumpet* But as we welcome brighter days and wave goodbye to the doom and gloom of winter, many of us dread what's w...

Watch: Top Workout Tips For A Flat Stomach | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK Lifestyle

MyDaily and Bodyism have teamed up to create a series of videos to show you how to get the most out of your workout. Last week we showed you the w...