Body Image

Posted on the Apr 27, 2015 by Betty Dodson
Hi Betty, Like many women in today's society, I struggle with body confidence. Through the internet (and wonderful sites like your own), I'm able to see many more women's bodies than what the media...
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Posted on the Apr 25, 2015 by Carlin Ross
If we own our bodies, we have the right to modify them.
Posted on the Apr 15, 2015 by Carlin Ross
Chrissy Teigen posted this pic of her stretchmarks on Instagram yesterday tagged #loveyourlines - THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU.  If more celebrity women would display their real bodies,...
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Posted on the Mar 31, 2015 by Carlin Ross
A young woman (username somewhereunderthewater) posted these pictures of her body on the photo sharing site Imgur under the caption "we're not Barbies".  Bravo.  Yes, we're not plastic....
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Posted on the Mar 22, 2015 by Carlin Ross
This is a photograph by Victoria Janashvili published in Cosmopolitan Latina featuring plus size model Denise Bidot. She successfully kickstarted a photography book Curves which is coming this year....
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Posted on the Feb 24, 2015 by Carlin Ross
Justin Alexander's Impression photo series sends such a powerful message about what women "do to attract". And it's so simple, just the impressions that bras, heels, and girdles leave on your skin...
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Posted on the Feb 22, 2015 by Carlin Ross
Scout Willis can do no wrong.  First, she supported #freethenipple with topless public pics on Instagram - now she shows up to a red carpet event with just a hint of underarm hair showing....
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Posted on the Feb 20, 2015 by Carlin Ross
Thandie Newton is the most honest woman in Hollywood.  If more actresses would shed the glamour and get real, it would be so much easier for young girls to have positive body image. 
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Posted on the Feb 20, 2015 by Betty Dodson
Dear Dr. Betty, I am a 20 year old engineering student. For the last two years I have been unable to orgasm when having sex or mutually masturbating with my lover. I can only orgasm alone. This has...
Posted on the Feb 15, 2015 by Carlin Ross
I'm not sure if this is 100% legitemate but Marie Claire has announced that there will be no retouching of any kind in their April 2015 issue including this picture of Cindy Crawford. Cindy is beyond...
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Posted on the Feb 12, 2015 by Natasha
"The roots of the word shame are thought to derive from a word meaning “to cover”; as such, covering oneself, literally or figuratively, is a natural expression of shame.”
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Posted on the Feb 05, 2015 by Carlin Ross
Here is Ashley Graham - the first plus size model to appear in the pages of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue.  Maybe it's the Dove campaign or maybe brands are realizing that women buy more...
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Posted on the Dec 15, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Artist Wangechi Mutu makes powerful collages from ethnographic photography, porn magazines, and 19-century medical illustrations. In her own words, “Females carry the marks, language and nuances of...
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Posted on the Nov 21, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Jenny Saville is known for painting large female nudes. For her latest series Closed Contact she did this self-portrait. Fashion photographer Glen Luchford took shots of Saville from below lying...
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Posted on the Nov 13, 2014 by Carlin Ross
I never thought I'd see a plus-sized woman grace the pages of Vogue but here it is.  Their latest lingerie edition included plus-size models and the images are beautiful.  Maybe the...
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