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Here’s Your Foolproof Guide To Finding Out If You Have A Bikini Body

Hereâs Your Foolproof Guide To Finding Out If You Have A Bikini Body

For every blog post urging women to appreciate their own natural beauty, there are at least two articles that equate cellulite with leprosy. These toxic messages become virtually inescapable during vacation season, so it’s always uplifting to see someone fighting back. Today, that someone is the Huffington Post. Their new flowchart, apply named “Do You Have A Bikini Body?” does an awesome job of laughing in the face of body-shaming bull. More »

10 Movies About Mental Health You Can Stream On Netflix Right Now

10 Movies About Mental Health You Can Stream On Netflix Right Now

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10 Movies About Mental Health You Can Stream On Netflix Right Now
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Today, in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, we rounded up 10 films related to mental turmoil that you can stream on Netflix. Some are narratives, some are documentaries, some deal with issues of psychiatry and whatnot more overtly than others, but they’re all worth considering. More »

The Best Bathing Suits For Active Swimmers

The Best Bathing Suits For Active Swimmers

Regardless of how big a pain bathing suit shopping is in general, it’s much easier to buy a cute swimsuit to float, lay about and look pretty in than it is to find one that can be functional for active swimming. Sea bathers and pool goers who don’t want to risk wardrobe malfunctions while they’re catching waves, playing sports, swimming for miles, or otherwise working their butts off still want to look good. We found some swimming costumes that are both practical and sexy, so you can have it all! There’s no need to sacrifice aesthetics for your workout. More »

10 Lessons We Can Learn From The World’s Oldest Twin Prostitutes

10 Lessons We Can Learn From The Worldâs Oldest Twin Prostitutes

Louise and Martine Fokkens are 71 twin prostitutes. Since they started working more than 50 years ago, they’ve bedded a combined 355,000 men. Though they retired from the sex game last year, there’s probably nothing these two don’t already know about pleasing men. After all, these are twin prostitutes, twin prostitutes who still wear matching read outfits. Based on their interview with The Daily Mail, the Fokkens have a lot to teach us about sex and life in general. More »

Amanda Seyfried Teaches Us That Even Movie Stars Get The Body Blues

Amanda Seyfried Teaches Us That Even Movie Stars Get The Body Blues

Amanda Seyfried, the beautiful mermaid-like actress, got really candid with Elle UK about some serious subjects, like mental health and body image. We’ll be talking about her views on the pressure to be thin as an actress and a woman. Seyfried has a valuable perspective as a direct recipient of the intense stress of Hollywood limelight gives us, the non famous, a powerful glimpse into the mind of someone we usually only see on the big screen. More »

Hot Workout Gear For Warmer Weather

Hot Workout Gear For Warmer Weather

The temperatures are rising and that means we can’t hide under tracksuits all the time when we work out. The gym might have climate control, but if you’re exercising outside, you’ll soon be breaking a sweat from the sun and from your work out. It’s important to adjust your activewear wardrobe for the weather. You need to stay cool, dry, hydrated and cute. We know you like to look good when you exercise. More »

This MyDietCoach App Is Basically ThinSpo

This MyDietCoach App Is Basically ThinSpo

The other week when I was researching smartphone apps that can help you lose weight, I found some amazing resources like MyFitnessPal. Unfortunately, I also found an application that was so strange it made my jaw drop. Naturally, I downloaded it so I could investigate it further. It’s called MyDietCoach and it’s a wildly popular diet app geared at women; based on the aesthetic of the interface, it’s geared toward young women in particular. Many aspects of the application reminded me of pro-anorexia sites and harmful thinspo. More »

Physique 57 Has Me Hooked On Exercise

Physique 57 Has Me Hooked On Exercise

It’s been a few weeks since I started on my month long Physique 57 journey. So far, it’s been a wild ride. At first I was cranky because I imposed this challenge on myself and I wanted to quit. Don’t get me wrong, I knew I was lucky to have this opportunity, but I can be a lazy bones and a bit defiant. I hate when people tell me what to do, even when I’m the person bossing me around. I wanted to spend my indoor time not jumping around and working my fanny. After a few weeks of committed Physique57 fanny shaking, I feel differently. More »