Books about food, bodies, hunger, and eating disorders have been so helpful as I've worked through my own unhealthy habits. Here are some of my favorites.
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"Let's talk about competition. Specifically, the competition I didn't sign up for."
"It's an unattainable reality."
A TikToker Posted An Absolutely Brutal Review Of Kim Kardashian's Shapewear Line, And It's Going Viral
"It makes people feel bad about themselves because a size that normally would fit them is suddenly way too small."
"I want to challenge your perception of your own body and allow you to see your perceived flaws as beautiful. I want you to see your body, flaws and all, as just as intricate, fragile, and delicate as the garments that I create."
“I knew she wasn’t 120 pounds, which wasn’t my type.”
"I used to genuinely believe recovery from an eating disorder wasn’t real."
Lizzo Delivered A Powerful Message On TikTok For Anyone Who's Had "Negative Thoughts" About Body Image
"I know I'm gonna get through it."
Kelly Clarkson And Serena Williams Are Two Body Positive Queens, And I Am Living For Their Convo About Shutting Down Trolls
"Go have some tea and get off of me."
"I love having kids relate to me."
"You sort of missed the point if you’re just worried about what size knickers she wears."
In the pursuit of body positivity, we’ve tipped over into an absurd place — where merely existing in a body larger than a size 0 is considered courageous.
"But let this be a lesson y’all."
Lizzo Said The Body Positivity Movement Has Been "Made Acceptable" And Is "No Longer Benefiting" The People Who Created It
"I want to normalise my body... Being fat is normal."
Here Are 21 Times Celebrities Have Shared Totally Real, Unfiltered, And Unretouched Photos Of Themselves Online
"Show your stretch marks...they are beautiful, they are like designer tiger claw pattern skin highlights, etched into your skin like the most designer of tattoos!"
Young Women Influencers Created A Viral Chain Showing Their Natural Bellies To Celebrate Body Positivity
Many in the long duet chain said doing it felt "freeing" and "natural."
If You Look At One Thing Today, Please Make It These Pictures Of Lizzo Slaying Her New Quay Collection
Say it with me, she's feeling GOOD AS HELL.
"So bored and tired of the body shaming."
Kourtney Kardashian Had The Absolute Best Response When Someone Said She Looked Pregnant In New Bikini Pics
"This is me when I have a few extra pounds on."
Ashley Graham Told A Story About Another Model Who Criticized Her Sports Illustrated Cover And Naomi Campbell's Face Says It All
"She said I was very large, and that women my size should not be on the cover.”
Demi Lovato Revealed Just How Intensely Her Old Management Team Controlled Her Diet And It's Heartbreaking
"If I was in my hotel room at night, they would take the phone out of the hotel room so that I couldn't call room service."
"It’s important to show myself underneath it all."
"I'm not willing to destroy my mental health to look a certain way anymore."
Warning: nudity ahead in this very wholesome and affirming ode to loving the skin we're in.
All hail the curvy queens!
She gives "zero fucks."
Demi Lovato Opened Up About Her "Introspective Year" In Her First Major Interview Since Her Overdose
"I've learned a lot, been through a lot."
Instagram Users Under 18 Will Soon Be Blocked From Seeing Posts Promoting Certain Cosmetic Surgery And Diet Products
A spokesperson for Instagram said that it's about reducing the pressure that people can sometimes feel using social media.
Better luck next time, dude.
This is the definition of beauty.
"I don’t like it when people think it’s hard for me to see myself as beautiful."
"This body grew a whole person who means everything to me."
"You make me love myself more."
"I write love letters to the parts of my body that I normally don't like."
"We have a completely unrealistic view of a woman's body."
We've all got one!
Macy's Admits It "Missed The Mark" For Selling A Portion-Sized Plate That Some People Online Aren't Happy About
"We apologise to our customers for missing the mark on this product."
We're seeing high-necked one pieces, leather-look sets and lots of body positivity.
ALL 🐕 BODIES 🐕 ARE 🐕 DIFFERENT 🐕
"WEAR A BIKINI IF YOU WANT TO WEAR A BIKINI." 🗣
Model Ashley Graham Just Said A Word About Tokenism And Diversity, So Forward This To Your HR Rep ASAP
"Stop talking about hiring [diverse candidates] and just do it."
By surrounding myself with friends who don’t diet-shame — and filling my Instagram feed with beautiful fat and queer bodies — I seek my own version of “wellness.”
A woman's body is simply beautiful, especially after giving birth.
These models are showing the industry what diversity really means.
Actress Aidy Bryant Said She Had To Co-Write Her Show "Shrill" After Getting Offered Ridiculously Offensive Roles
"I remember being like, 'Oh, they think that this is a fun thing for me, and it’s so insulting.'"
This Woman's Tweet About Clothing Sizes Started A Conversation About How Messed Up Things Really Are
"I’m having ptsd from that image."
"I decided to fight the fuck back."
This show proved that true fashion knows no age, sexual orientation, body size, race, or gender. Fashion is about the highest expression of self.
I think it's time for us to have an adult sex-ed class because WHEW, child.
Freckles are perfection PERIOD!
Apparently women lay eggs on our period, and I'm logging out for the day.
These Fat-Shaming Shopping Horror Experiences Will Literally Make Your Jaw Drop Or Say, "Yep, That's Me"
I don't understand why this is still a thing, like, seriously?!
This magazine's body issue is an ode to body positivity and features people who have survived sexual assault, breast cancer, eating disorders, and more. Nudity ahead.
We asked people to share what they did to feel more comfortable in their own skin.
Tell us what you did that helped you to embrace your body this year.
All my fluffies, we stand together!
La empresa de esta mujer la despidió después de que su sesión de fotos body positive se hiciera viral
"He dado más de un año a una empresa en la que he trabajado muy duro, para que luego se vuelvan en mi contra por hacer algo positivo, de lo que estoy muy orgullosa: ayudarme a mí misma como mujer. Ha sido doloroso".
Finally an essentials line that's size-inclusive and looks GOOD!
Gabi, let us know next time before you snatch our edges!
A shirt from Revolve has many people upset and protesting the brand for body shaming fat people.
„Sie sind ein Teil von mir, den ich hassen soll – aber dagegen weigere ich mich.”
It's time fashion started properly reflecting the people who wear and support it.
People Tried To Body Shame Amy Schumer, Tess Holliday, And Ashley Graham But They Weren't Having A Single Ounce Of It
Three times is too damn many.
"If I saw a body like mine on this magazine when I was a young girl, it would have changed my life."
Hopefully these diverse characters challenge media to continue expanding what representation looks and feels like.
My thick thighs save lives and look good in clothes, too.
Fat characters treated as human beings instead of the butt of all the jokes? What a concept.
On-screen representation matters, so we want to celebrate the people and characters who are broadening the discussion.
I’ve taken every milestone in my life so far as an opportunity to resent my body, so why stop now?
The people Insatiable is claiming to represent are the very people it will hurt the most. Warning: This post contains spoilers.
Getting rid of airbrushing is a B-. We want to be at an A.
Du kannst „Cellulite“ nicht ohne „u lit“ schreiben.
A Twitter thread sparked conversation around TV and movie moments where fat shaming was a part of the story line.
„Nicht nur für Kinder ist es wichtig, positive Darstellungen von Leuten wie sich selbst zu sehen.“
«Tout le monde a besoin de voir des représentations positives de personnages qui leur ressemblent.»
"Pfui! Einfach pfui!"
"Do not encourage this behavior. It is destructive. More destructive than you'll ever realize."
"We chose to give her a platform because she has insightful things to say about thriving in a world that devalues bodies of size."
Willkommen zu deinem neuen Vergnügungsritual.
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In dem 14-tägigen Kurs dreht sich alles um Liebe, Lust und Body Positivity.
"People would say I was born a guy, all because of my arms, or because I’m strong."
Zeigt eure silbernen Haare, Schwestern!
"These women own it. They have attitude. They are proud of who they are."
"Es gibt nur einen Weg, hässlich zu sein: indem man einen hässlichen Charakter hat."
*trinkt einen Liter Wasser und haut auf den Tisch* NOCH EINEN.
Il faudrait en avoir honte et les teindre, alors que les cheveux blancs sont tellement stylés.
"I don't like to call them flaws, it's just a part of who I am."
Simples et efficaces !
Denn eine Frau zu sein heißt nicht, dass du frei von frauenfeindlichen Gedanken bist.