Body Image

Posted on the Sep 18, 2013 by Carlin Ross
This week my new column "Truth or Dare" with Jincey Lumpkin (of Juicy Pink Box fame) came out in Curve Magazine. Curve is a national "lesbian" mag and my role is the bisexual sex educator. We...
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Posted on the Sep 13, 2013 by Carlin Ross
I found this amazing blog post Fat Sex: What Everyone Wants to Know But Is Afraid to Ask where Ms. Vagina Science breaks down how a fat girl can have sex with a skinny guy (sex positions and all):
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Posted on the Sep 04, 2013 by Derek Polonsky MD
London, December 1960. Grey, foggy, cold. I was fifteen years old, on a school tour from Johannesburg with 30 other teens and we were excited to know that at the first opportunity, we would be...
Posted on the Aug 27, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Jade Beall is an artist who struggled with body image after becoming a mother. She decided to take pictures of herself in the nude to release herself from the societal notions of beauty. Her...
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Posted on the Aug 27, 2013 by Carlin Ross
This is one of my favoriate marker drawings Betty did on vacation back in 2007.  As Betty always reminds us, the clitoris and the penis are our organs for pleasure - our happy phalluses. 
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Posted on the Aug 15, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Thanks to porn & Hollywood young men have the same body shame as young women.
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Posted on the Jul 24, 2013 by Betty Dodson
Hi Dr Betty, Let me preface this by saying I have a very unique situation, but that I feel many women out there with asymmetrical breasts might go through the same feelings I experience. I am in my...
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Posted on the Jul 16, 2013 by The ED Coach Pa...
With the Tour de France underway, talk about doping in sports is again in the news with sportscasters rehashing Lance Armstrong’s admission that he had, indeed, been doping for years and that...
Posted on the Jul 09, 2013 by Carlin Ross
I've always loved Dustin Hoffman since I watched Tootsie as a young girl.  To hear him explain why he took the role made me tear up (he did too). My favorite line: "There's too many interesting...
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Posted on the Jul 06, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Their suits...their energy...summer perfection.
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Posted on the Jun 14, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Several magazines in the UK are pushing for an end to photoshopped models.  I say hallelujah. This young model is thin and beautiful but they have to reduce her small frame even more.  What...
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Posted on the May 17, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Christy Turlington is a 44 year-old supermodel who hasn't had any plastic surgery and doesn't plan to...ever. In her latest interview with Harper's Bazaar, she confessed that she "can't wait to be...
Posted on the May 16, 2013 by Carlin Ross
This is Robyn Lawley...hailed as Ralph Lauren's first plus size model. Wow. Looks like she's a size 8 - 10 max.
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Posted on the May 11, 2013 by Carlin Ross
At the beginning of each season, I head to my closet and try on my clothes from last year. It's about figuring out what I "want" to buy and what I "need" to buy before heading to the shops. For the...
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Posted on the May 02, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Do my eyes deceive me or is that a plus-size model on the cover of Elle Quebec?  Justine Legault is 5ft 9in and a size 14...I can't believe that her thick thighs are front and center....
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