For years, Cassandra Bankson became a master at the cover-up — but it wasn't until the model and beauty vlogger finally cleared her skin that she realized she was using her chronic cystic acne to conceal another reality: she's gay. "This has been my deepest secret," says Bankson, who candidly chronicled her skin-care journey with her 824K followers on YouTube. "It got to a point where having acne was my life.
“I find it ironic that I’ve taken photos in swimsuits all over the world and the one place I was told to cover up was Las Vegas,” Anna O’Brien, founder of the fashion and lifestyle blog Glitter and Lazers, said.
One of the world's most famous influencers is now officially a new mom. On Monday, Chiara Ferragni and her fiancé Fedez became parents to a baby boy, named Leone, or "Leo" for short. The Italian power couple (Ferragni launched The Blond Salad in 2009 and now boasts over 12 million Instagram ...
"After I'd already got my hopes up, I was completely let down and insulted by their reason for not wanting to work with me," she said.
Following the lead of inclusive runway shows in the New York area, Italian blogger Laura Brioschi kick-started a body positive catwalk during Milan Fashion Week.
Anchors from WGN-TV questioned Hoda Katebi on her Iranian-American identity. Katebi, who went on the show to discuss her work dealing with the intersectionality of fashion and activism, as well as her photography book Tehran Streetstyle, was instead asked questions with Islamophobic overtones. What are your thoughts?” Katebi was asked by WGN-TV anchor Robin Baumgarten.
Chidera Eggerue, an award-winning blogger, speaker, and presenter, has created her own movement: #SaggyBoobsMatter.
Although people often assume La'Tecia Thomas was happier at her smaller size, she admits to lacking confidence or having any concept of her self-worth — something she discusses in-depth in a video on her YouTube channel.
Chinae Alexander is known for what she calls "badassery," where she inspires people to think positively and actively pursue self-love and improvement.
In honor of National Lipstick Day, we're giving you tips to ensure that you don't have to say goodbye to your favorite lip colors.
"People used to tell me 'your hair has stayed the same length for years, why doesn't it grow?!' Well there's that theory debunked," wrote beauty blogger Jackie Aina.
When a photo of Gabriella Lascano was re-posted on the Shade Room on Saturday, it became the perfect lesson on how to overcome the hate.
Defective cans of whipped cream have killed one and injured another. Weeks after an exploding can of whipped cream killed a popular fitness model, another defective dispenser has injured a mother, causing a leg wound and destroying her kitchen ceiling.
The "Transforming My Bestie Into Me Challenge" can make your twin dreams come true, whether you're trying to skip out on a day of work or a family dinner — or you just want a look-a-like to take cute selfies with.
“For me, coming out was acknowledging those things and consciously deciding that I was going to move forward in truth. I stopped apologizing for the things I never should’ve had to apologize for in the first place and it freed me.”
Ryan Dziadul is a staunch supporter of the men’s body-positive movement. Ryan Dziadul, a 35-year-old New York City-based publicist, is the face behind the popular men’s body-positive Instagram account extraextrastyle. With the female plus-size market abundant with models and influencers advocating for body diversity, Dziadul stands out for trying to loop men into the conversation.
Plus-size blogger Lottie L’Amour hit back at a company who asked her to appear on a weight loss program. Lottie L’Amour is a plus-size blogger known for promoting body positivity to her vast social media following. Needless to say, when she received an email from a TV production company asking her to take part in a new weight loss series, she was mighty annoyed.
U.K. actress, writer, and mother shared a selfie and attached a message about the importance of not altering one's image due to societal pressures.
Plus size fashion blogger Margie Ashcroft and 9 other plus-size bloggers share their favorite plus-size denim picks that don’t gap or fade and work with their specific type of curvy bodies.
Kate Gottier of Limerick, PA. is a nanny and a preschool art teacher who runs the incredibly popular Instagram account to help document her weight loss and health journey. But she recently shared a photo on the social platform about a topic entirely unrelated to fitness — her freckles.
“I know the current trend is to call these people trolls and haters, but I don't see these people as haters or trolls," says Ana Carolina Rojas.