Body Image

Posted on the Mar 07, 2013 by Carlin Ross
This is sheer brilliance.  As part of their Real Beauty campaign, Dove created a photoshop plugin "Beautify_Action" that supposedly added skin glow to pics.  But that's not what it did -...
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Posted on the Feb 25, 2013 by Betty Dodson
Dear Betty, I have written in several times over the last couple years and you have always been a wonderful inspiration to my wife and I and we have both learned much from you. She, as I have stated...
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Posted on the Feb 24, 2013 by Carlin Ross
This is an image from the Nu Project - a series of honest nudes of women from all over the world.  It's about celebrating the diversity of women's bodies no makeup, no photoshop, no glamour....
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Posted on the Feb 06, 2013 by Betty's Niece
Hey Aunt Betty! You came into my thoughts today because I was on your website just now and it actually made me think about the yoga workshop that I went to this morning. It was just interesting...
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Posted on the Jan 23, 2013 by Anonymous
One of my few guilty pleasures (as in I actually feel pretty guilty about it) is celebrity gossip on the Internet. This is not a plug for this site, because I think it's disgusting* but I frequently...
Posted on the Jan 21, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Nigella Lawson is a British food personality who has a new show coming out on ABC - The Taste.  Execs wanted to photoshop away her tiny tummy (personally I love the curve) but she refused: "...
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Posted on the Jan 18, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Appreciating our sex organs is key to happy orgasms.
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Posted on the Jan 10, 2013 by Carlin Ross
I was surfing around yesterday and stumbled across the infinite number of "thigh gap" tumblr blogs. There are thousands of them.  The first time I heard about the thigh gap phenomenon was when...
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Posted on the Dec 29, 2012 by Carlin Ross
This comment was posted by sandwich_witch in the "off my chest" section on reddit. It's exactly what it's like to be a young girl: "I am not excusing rudeness, but here it is from the perspective of...
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Posted on the Dec 20, 2012 by Carlin Ross
You can view them all here. I love her dimples...making me love my own dimples all the more.
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Posted on the Dec 14, 2012 by Carlin Ross
Slink Magazine is entirely dedicated to the voluptuous woman.  And I love their tag line: "styling your curves fashioning your life".  This is an image from their recent lingerie spread...
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Posted on the Dec 06, 2012 by Carlin Ross
There's been a ton of talk about Kate Upton and her curves.  Some have even used the "fat" label.  I guess she's "fat" for a model. Here she is on the cover of British Vogue for their...
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Posted on the Oct 27, 2012 by Carlin Ross
Greetings Betty and Carlin, First I wanted to thank both of you for creating this wonderful resource for both men and women. I am a 51 year old woman who in general is very happy with my life. In the...
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Posted on the Oct 27, 2012 by Caitlin Roberts
In my oh-so dramatically turbulent teenaged years, I had a mild obsession with the word ‘beautiful’. Or rather, I should clarify, I had a mild obsession with maybe one day, if I was lucky, someone...
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Posted on the Oct 24, 2012 by Carlin Ross
The first step towards equality is accepting your body.  The next step is appreciating your sex organ. Can't wait for this weekend's bodysex group.
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