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From Thinspo to Fitspiration: How Social Media Could Be Affecting Your Body Image

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Photo Credit From controversially thin models to the photo retouching used frequently in print ads, the fashion industry is not exactly known for promoting a positive body image for women. In turn, this has led to many efforts, like the┬áSeventeen Body Peace Treaty, to combat these negative messages. This advocacy for body acceptance among women […]

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Dressing for Your Body, Which Happens to Be Awesome: Hourglass Edition

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Source This week, we’re talking about dressing your hourglass shape, because your hourglass figure is fantastic and you really should embrace it every day. (For past episodes of this column, about your legs, height, bra size, et cetera, click here!) That said, you’re not born with curves, and you’re definitely not born knowing how to […]

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Dressing for Your Body, Which Happens to Be Awesome: Small Chest Edition

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Source First of all, let me say I was blown away by the positive feedback for┬áthis column’s first post. It seems like I’m not the only one who’s been craving body-positive fashion advice. Using a super-scientific metric of demand for various topics, I discovered that what most of you want to read about (or at […]

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