body image

  1. Fashion News & Trends

    Can clothes really make you more confident?

    You know that saying, "The clothes make the man?" Well, the same concept goes for us gals. And while it's no secret that women love...
  2. Cosmetic Surgery

    The latest WTF beauty treatment: DIY plastic surgery

    Asia's known as the leading lady of innovative beauty trends, and no wonder — the average Asian woman uses 27 products daily. Not...
  3. Makeup & Skin Care

    Why do we go for neutrals instead of nothing?

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    Every season seems to have a neutral trend, be it nude lips or just-barely highlighted cheekbones. Women strive to look put...
  4. Parenting

    Love your mom body

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    Becoming a mom changes your body in many ways. It also places a responsibility on you to help shape your kids' self-esteem and body...
  5. Beauty & Style

    Why I actually admire Miley Cyrus

    Picture yourself when you were Miley's age and make a mental list of all the crazy things you wore/did/said during that time: It's...
  6. Makeup & Skin Care

    What I’ve learned from not wearing makeup for two years

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    Have you ever bumped into a woman who's done up from H2T and wondered how long it must take to maintain her beauty routine? I can...
  7. Makeup & Skin Care

    Airbrushing doesn’t just erase wrinkles — it erases your identity

    It's time to embrace our imperfections and be real about what we look like.
  8. Child Development & Health

    Does extreme weight loss set a bad example for kids?

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    Rachel Frederickson claimed her $250,000 prize on stage in front of a live audience on The Biggest Loser this week. What kind of...
  9. Fashion Accessories

    What men really think: Tall women in high heels

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    It's a bold woman who wears 4-inch heels when she already towers over a room in bare feet. We talked with a handful of guys to get...
  10. Exercise & Fitness

    Do your gym selfies make you a cyber-bully?

    You’ve seen their photos posted on social media sites: fitness buffs who flaunt their abs, shapely legs and toned arms in their...
  11. Self Improvement & Mental Health

    Self-worth: You are not the size of your pants

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    Despite the popular but-I-read-it-somewhere belief, stepping on the scale 9,956 times a day is absolutely — pinky promise — not...
  12. Fashion & Style

    In defense of Lena Dunham and her Vogue cover

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    The Photoshop controversy begins again. How could Vogue magazine manipulate Lena Dunham into a size zero courtesy of Photoshop? Oh...
  13. Self Improvement & Mental Health

    5 Ways to love yourself a helluva lot more

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    I recently satisfied my little wanderlusting heart and pre-celebrated my 30th birthday by wandering solo through the Tuscan hills of...
  14. Mom & Dad

    Why I gave up shaving my legs

    When I became a mom, I started caring a little less about how I looked. Last year, I even gave up shaving my legs. While there’s...
  15. School Age Kids

    10 Books to boost your daughter's body image

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    Instead of giving her fashion mags that perpetuate unreachable body ideals, stock your daughter's library with titles that promote a...
  16. School Age Kids

    Are "fat letters" from school harmful or helpful?

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    How would you feel if you got a letter saying your child was overweight? Florida mom Kristen Grasso received a "fat letter" from her...
  17. Tweens, Teens & College

    Boys and body image

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    When we think about eating disorders in children, we tend to focus on girls. Yet boys have body image issues too. Whether it’s an...
  18. Tweens, Teens & College

    Should Victoria's Secret be targeting tweens?

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    Remember when date night might have meant a stop at Victoria’s Secret for something sexy? That seems to be changing, when half the...
  19. Losing Weight

    Supermodel YOU : An interview with model and author Sarah DeAnna

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    In her new book Supermodel YOU , international supermodel Sarah DeAnna tells us how she maintains her gorgeous supermodel looks in...
  20. Dieting & Nutrition

    Orthorexia: Unhealthy consequences of eating too healthy

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    Orthorexia is a subclinical eating disorder characterized by an obsession of eating healthy. Even though you may think your...