Let me ask you something, do you ever plan to go to the gym, but then back out before just because you don’t feel like doing a full-throttle, sweat dripping, heart pounding session? 486 more words
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Most of us live in image-conscious societies and currently, “thin is in”. Well actually, it’s been “in” for a consecutive number of years.
Down here, some men will tell you that they like a little meat on the bones, and my more generously endowed sisters will get their share of catcalls and whistles – which when I was younger I considered a compliment, but at this age, I consider an annoyance. 396 more words
It’s been interesting to see the “revenge body” situating itself in the media as a phenomenon aiding women in fashioning resilience. The “revenge body” has become a recipe for resilience, incorporating celebrities as allegorical figures who have overcome their emotional struggles by sourcing their bodies and their dress as a defense tool to avenge psychological upset 80 more words