Although people often assume La'Tecia Thomas was happier at her smaller size, she admits to lacking confidence or having any concept of her self-worth — something she discusses in-depth in a video on her YouTube channel.
“I have cellulite, too, and it appears when I squeeze my butt and disappears with the simple act of slightly tilting my hips out!
When a photo of Gabriella Lascano was re-posted on the Shade Room on Saturday, it became the perfect lesson on how to overcome the hate.
Defective cans of whipped cream have killed one and injured another. Weeks after an exploding can of whipped cream killed a popular fitness model, another defective dispenser has injured a mother, causing a leg wound and destroying her kitchen ceiling.
Ryan Dziadul is a staunch supporter of the men’s body-positive movement. Ryan Dziadul, a 35-year-old New York City-based publicist, is the face behind the popular men’s body-positive Instagram account extraextrastyle. With the female plus-size market abundant with models and influencers advocating for body diversity, Dziadul stands out for trying to loop men into the conversation.
Plus-size blogger Lottie L’Amour hit back at a company who asked her to appear on a weight loss program. Lottie L’Amour is a plus-size blogger known for promoting body positivity to her vast social media following. Needless to say, when she received an email from a TV production company asking her to take part in a new weight loss series, she was mighty annoyed.
U.K. actress, writer, and mother shared a selfie and attached a message about the importance of not altering one's image due to societal pressures.
Plus size fashion blogger Margie Ashcroft and 9 other plus-size bloggers share their favorite plus-size denim picks that don’t gap or fade and work with their specific type of curvy bodies.
Summer is almost upon us, which means chants of “bikini season” and “find your summer body” grow louder each day. “Why are we so afraid of these bumps and ripples?” she says in a recent Instagram post.
“I know the current trend is to call these people trolls and haters, but I don't see these people as haters or trolls," says Ana Carolina Rojas.
Sonny Turner may be considered a curvy or plus-size model, but when it comes down to it, being called ‘fat’ doesn’t bother the 19-year-old one bit. Sonny Turner may be considered a “curvy” model, but she loves her body. The 5’10” stunner recently sent out a strong plea to her nearly 100,000 Instagram followers: “STOP FAT PHOBIA.” Because when it comes down to it, being called “fat” doesn’t bother the 19-year-old one bit.
Fashion blogger and designer Chiara Nasti printed the hateful comments she received on social media onto toilet paper. When life gives you lemons, make toilet paper. The 19-year-old Italian fashion blogger, stylist, and designer was sick of reading negative comments on her social media accounts, so she put them where they belong: in the toilet.
Hannah Lyson, the courageous blogger who unabashedly began documenting her experiences fighting bowel cancer late last spring, passed away at her Lancashire, North Wales home on Saturday. “Hannah fought so hard to get well but it wasn’t to be. On May 16, 2016, 19-year-old Hannah was diagnosed with the standard type of bowel cancer that accounts for 95 per cent of bowl cancer cases in adults over 60 in the U.K. Hannah was given the news three weeks before she was due to leave for Camp America.
Body positive blogger Megan Jayne Crabbe preached the importance of self acceptance by showing followers her bloated tummy after she enjoyed Christmas dinner.
Almost everybody has cellulite, and one yoga blogger is tired of the idea that cellulite doesn’t happen to thin people. It starts with YOU! I’m super petite and when I move in certain ways, I totally have cellulite and a few stray stretch marks from having a body that changes over time,” Erin Motz, aka Bad Yogi, wrote to her 107,000 followers in a Facebook post. Can we talk about cellulite?
When you’re scrolling through your Instagram feed, the fitness bloggers you follow for a dose of motivation can often feel more discouraging. With perfect six-packs, cellulite-free skin, and zero bloat all day, these superhumans convince us that if we just ate a little “cleaner” or exercised a little bit more, we too would be immune to the insults of poor lighting, ill-fitting clothes, and bad angles.
Popular YouTuber Eugenia Cooney is under fire for the negative influence that she poses to her nearly 900,000 subscribers. A Change.org petition calls for Cooney to be temporarily banned from YouTube because her thinness is “triggering her fan base.” The petition has more than 11,100 signatures and seeks 15,000 before proposing the ban to Google. “She may not be intentionally influencing her viewers, but showing more than 50% of her body in her videos and pictures [is] not helping girls with Anorexia or any eating disorder,” the petition reads. ...