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Body-positive documentary to air June 21

TV is about to get a little more body positive, thanks to a brand-new documentary.

According to Glamour, a documentary called Straight/Curve will make its debut on EPIX on June 21. 145 more words

The Inspired Life

Targets New Swimwear Ad Without Photoshop Empowers Women To Embrace Their Natural Beauty, Size, and Even Their Stretch Marks

There are so many pressures of standards for women to look a certain way in order to be clarified as beautiful. Usually, this image is shown through the magazine stands, tv commercials, and fashion shows. 484 more words

Self Love

This Week in Plus-Size Fashion

If you’re keeping up with anything fashion this week, you should have heard at least one groundbreaking snippet regarding the plus-size world.

New York Fashion Week, one of the biggest fashion shows  in the world happened this week and included a grand total of 27 plus size models in their show, including Ashley Graham, arguably the most famous plus size model in the world right now. 444 more words

COMM 111

4 Puerto Ricans Who Motivate Me

When I was an intern at Latina Magazine I had the opportunity to be in a focus group where representation was the main discussion. I found myself thinking about role models in the Latino community I grew up with and found my mind going blank. 1,043 more words

Celebrities

The Media's Photoshop Problem - and this Lane Bryant Model's Perfect Photo Clap Back

Scrolling through my social media feeds and flipping through magazines, I’ve questioned my fair share of photos for their authenticity. Airbrushing, tightening, whitening, and everything in between HAPPENS, and probably a lot more than we think. 711 more words

Body Image