Beauty, equality

Internalized Racial Beauty-Shaming 

How can we continue to allow hate to manifest within our own race?

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Health and Wellness

A Healthy Mind: the story of a thick girl

“After giving birth to my daughter, I gained weight, and entered the 200 lb. club. In my mind, I expected that I would get my body back immediately. Of course it takes time to lose weight and so the process didn’t go as expected. As a result, there are times when I hate what I see in the mirror. At some point I realized that I was body shaming myself.” (blog contribution to Rock Your Reality, Pinkspen)

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women

A Beautiful Mold

We all have imperfections, but you have to find the beauty in your flaws because they are what make you uniquely beautiful!

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women

3 Day Quote Challenge: Day 3

The standard of beauty, has become a negative epidemic that targets young women to see themselves as less than, inferior, or ugly if they do not look a certain way. Low self-esteem; a lack of self-love, self-respect, value, and overall inequality for us in society, are the result of this epidemic, any many have led to detrimental outcomes in order to escape this reality, including suicide.

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