Female Body Image

We Need to Stop Thinking of Women in Terms of Body Parts

Pennie Varvarides | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Pennie Varvarides

I tend to get one of two responses when I mention wanting bigger muscles: a) 'I don't like girls with muscles' or b) 'but you'll look like a man'. The first comment suggests that my body exists solely for the viewing pleasure of that person, the second: that women are supposed to conform to certain socially constructed ideals...

Body Is a Four Letter Word: Why Naked Doesn't Always Mean Sex

Rachel Thompson | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Thompson

What do we see when we look at a naked woman? This week's leak of celebrity nudes suggests that we consider female sexuality and sexual agency to be shameful. By turning a private image of a sexual subject into something public to be leered at and used as pornography, you suggest that women should be sexual objects and nothing more.

LOOK: Project Encourages Women To Take Pictures Of Their Own Cervix

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to division of the sexes, nowhere is the difference more apparent than the relationship that men and women have with their own genitalia...

Your Post Pregnancy Body

Joanna Bolouri | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Joanna Bolouri

There are women out there who are made entirely of elastic.