Tag: body image

Superdrug Backpedals and Scraps Celebrity Weight Scale Idea

What an interesting yesterday it was for Superdrug, Britain’s second largest beauty and health retailer (right after Boots). Thursday morning, Superdrug sent out a tweet...

The Real You is Sexy: aerie Stops Retouching Lingerie Models

aerie, the lingerie division of American Eagle, is taking a step in the right direction towards slashing the idealized definition of beauty. The brand, whose...

Why I’m Smashing the Scale, and You Should Too! #SmashTheScale

So, it's a brand new year with the same resolution for many: lose weight, hit the gym, fit into an old pair of skinny...

Operation Beautiful: Changing Self-Image with Post Its

Back when I was a kid, bullying was still a “playground norm,” and I ultimately internalized a lot of what was said to me....

The UNMODEL Search: Passion is Beautiful

I always get very excited when I learn of a company’s efforts to break the beauty mold that we’ve adopted as a society. Last...

Young Girls Ask: Am I Pretty or Ugly?

Young girls, many seemingly between the ages of eight and fourteen, are posting videos of themselves on YouTube asking viewers, "Am I pretty or...

UK Department Store Hopes to Change Industry Norm

Was there ever a time when you picked out a really cute outfit at the store, tried it on in the dressing room, but...