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What we are shown is not who we are.
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Beutiful Magazine Online » Iconic photo speaks a thousand words about body image

Beutiful Magazine Online » Iconic photo speaks a thousand words about body image | Women's Body Image | Scoop.it
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Tumi Amunikoro's curator insight, December 10, 2013 10:35 AM

the image conveys a powerful message of ody image and the meadia toady.

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Who’s Really to Blame for Our Body Dissatisfaction? | YoginiDeals Blog

Who’s Really to Blame for Our Body Dissatisfaction? | YoginiDeals Blog | Women's Body Image | Scoop.it
What do You do for yourself to reinforce how wonderful you are?..Read here http://t.co/hcprtUBE #health #self growth #fitness #yoga
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Best way to combat media ideals is to accept ourselves and the variation that's out there. Easier said than done.

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Plus Size Bodies, What Is Wrong With Them Anyway?

Plus Size Bodies, What Is Wrong With Them Anyway? | Women's Body Image | Scoop.it
In the January 2012 issue of PLUS Model Magazine, plus-size model Katya Zharkova is featured in an explosive editorial where thought provoking statistics and statements are revealed.

LC Note - Ultimately, it is important that we are consistently seeing a variety of body types, shapes, shades, sizes. There is no real variety at the moment.

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All hail this Dove 'body image' parody video: 'You're not actually a hideous ... - Telegraph.co.uk

All hail this Dove 'body image' parody video: 'You're not actually a hideous ... - Telegraph.co.uk | Women's Body Image | Scoop.it
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All hail this Dove 'body image' parody video: 'You're not actually a hideous ...
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Just LOVE this. Dove can stick it!

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Wobbly arms: the latest on our list of body image worries

Wobbly arms: the latest on our list of body image worries | Women's Body Image | Scoop.it
Women are already buying underwear to control our thighs, stomachs, breasts... and now we're being sold corsets for our arms, too, Eva Wiseman reports (RT @Shab_d: Arm corsets anyone? Never embarrass yourself with your wobbly waving again!
Lynn Rivest's insight:

It would be so great if we just didn't buy these products built on shaming. I would love to know how we get together as women to ensure these product creators don't profit from these shitty tactics.

 

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