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Harry "Dragged" Meghan On Stage, But Their Body Language Is Actually Heartwarming

By Caroline Colvin
As if they haven't melted our royals-obsessed hearts enough, Prince Harry & Meghan Markle's body language on WE Day UK 2019 was everything you love to see in your favorite celebrity couple, especially on a day of service. Only Prince Harry was…

Iskra Lawrence Posted A Powerful Instagram About National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

By Annakeara Stinson
When it comes to almost any mental health issue, oftentimes the only way for things to get better is to talk about it. Iskra Lawrence's Instagram about National Eating Disorder Awareness Week is a beautiful reminder of exactly that. The 28-year-old…

Iskra Lawrence Revealed The Super Simple Exercise That Helps Her Work On Her Balance

By Julia Guerra
What’s your fitness focus? Is it to build more stamina, muscle, improve your flexibility? What about balance? Personally, I’ve always only associated balance with yoga and pilates, and even then I never considered stability something to strive…

The Celebrity That Goes With Each Greek Goddess Is Scarily Accurate

By Valerie Mesa
Personally, I'm a big fan of mythology, and pretty much everything related to mysticism. I'm also a lover of all things pop culture, so in Carrie Bradshaw's words, I couldn't help but wonder, which celebrity goddesses have Greek mythology…

This Is Officially The 2019 Hair Color Of The Year, According To L'Oreal & 'Vogue'

By Bella Gerard
Real talk, there's already been about five or six new hair color trends for 2019 that have made it to my "Must Try" list. I just tried out rose gold, Lady Gaga has me feelin' icy blue, and chocolate lilac has be wondering if I should play up my…

The New #AerieREAL Role Models Are So Inspiring, You'll Fall In Love With Them & Yourself — EXCLUSIVE

By Bella Gerard
While I'm definitely an avid shopper, I admit I usually base my purchases on what I need and what I like when I try on, as opposed to being swayed by ad campaigns from retailers. Oftentimes, said images seem contrived or unrelatable (and sometimes,…

Iskra Lawrence Posted Her Lower Body Workout On Insta, So Here's How You Can Copy Her Moves

By Jordan Bissell
I've been following model and activist Iskra Lawrence ever since one of her posts appeared in my Instagram recommended feed. Truthfully, I don't follow many models, but I was instantly attracted to her advocacy for body positivity and inclusion in…

Aly Raisman Shared Her New Year's Resolution In A Sweet Instagram With Iskra Lawrence

By Georgina Berbari
Gratitude can be an incredibly powerful self-care practice. It's far too easy to take things for granted sometimes, and cultivating a deep appreciation for even the littlest things in life can completely shift your perspective. So, if you want to…

Iskra Lawrence Totally Nailed The Subtle Differences Between Self-Love & Body Confidence

By Georgina Berbari
Instagram has slowly been transforming into a more body-positive and empowering platform, and I am so here for that. Activists, influencers, and body-pos queens alike make it a point to show their followers how unconditional self-love is done,…

Urban Decay Has Begun Sharing Untouched Images On Instagram, Because Perfection Isn't Reality

By Kayla Greaves
As much as many of us love social media, the truth is that it can sometimes be a bit of a toxic space. If we aren't being bombarded with updates about our old high school classmates' seemingly flawless lives on Facebook, then we're getting ambushed…

The 9 Best Wellness Instagrams To Follow If You're Sick Of Being Told To Eat Kale 24/7

By Georgina Berbari
While the wellness community on Instagram can indeed be very inspiring, the curated sea of seemingly "perfect" images can also sometimes be incredibly toxic and exhausting to keep up with. A quick scroll through the profiles of most popular wellness…

Dusty Rose Hair is Instagram's Latest Hair Trend & I Even Tried It Out For Myself

By Bella Gerard
Millennial pink? Sorry, I don't know her anymore. The latest pinky shade on the rise is a hue dubbed "dusty rose." The muted shade is chic and sophisticated, and I'm completely obsessed — like, so obsessed that I even gave dusty rose hair a go on my…

This $8 Hair Dye Gave Iskra Lawrence The Most Gorgeous Rose Gold Hair Color

By Ariana Marsh
Each year, the most luxe fashion and beauty looks take to the red carpet of the Cannes Film Festival and serve as major inspiration for what will be trendy the rest of the year. Case in point: Iskra Lawrence's rose gold hair, which the model debuted…

The Totally Gorgeous Model You Fantasize About Dating, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

By Sydnee Lyons
If it's written in the stars that you belong with the stars, who are you to argue? Seriously, think about which model you should date based on your zodiac sign. I mean, these are things you need to know if you happen to bump into your celebrity…

I Tried Rihanna's Fenty Beauty Highlighter & Now I'm Never Going Back

By Alana Peden
Last night, a dark and massive navy shipyard in downtown Brooklyn got lit. Singer, designer, and all-around dream girl Rihanna threw a fabulous party, beckoning equally fabulous guests from body-positive model Iskra Lawrence to Insta-famous makeup…

Fashion Week Just Banned Models Under This Size And Twitter Is In An Uproar

By Alana Peden
With another New York Fashion Week upon us, the wise words of Carrie Bradshaw are called to memory: "Every year the women of New York leave the past behind and look forward for the future. This is known as Fashion Week." That theme of progression,…

American Eagle Launched A Denim Hijab And It's Absolutely Beautiful

By Brittany Leitner
Inclusivity may be a major cultural talking point right now, but it's no passing trend. After all, it's the most accurate representation of our day-to-day lives, and it's time to blast that idea into the mainstream. American Eagle aims to do just…

6 Reasons I Stopped Worrying And Started Loving My Body Just The Way It Is

By Dayana Aleksandrova
I used to struggle with body image. I lived through a rollercoaster of early morning workouts, bland spinach and grilled chicken salads and self-loathing every time I saw a shredded Instagram model. It took me a while, but I was finally able to…

How Traveling The World Was The One Thing That Taught Me How To Love My Body

By Dayana Aleksandrova
Ninety percent of my existence in college was spent worrying about my body. I woke up at 6 am to hit the gym. I ate nothing but dry spinach and grilled chicken seven days a week, and I drank a gallon of water every day. I lived in misery. I had let…

Iskra Lawrence Posts Unedited Photo Wearing A Super Tiny Thong

By Adam Silvers
Curvy British model Iskra Lawrence is one of the leading advocates for body positivity and self-acceptance. Last November, the 26-year-old stripped on a New York City subway train to share a message of positivity and talk about the importance of the…

Iskra Lawrence Got Naked On A Subway To Send A Message About Body Positivity

By Adam Silvers
British model Iskra Lawrence often uses her platform to speak out against body shaming and encourage the acceptance of all body types, especially in the fashion and modeling industry. Recently, 26-year-old Lawrence took to the New York City subway…

Iskra Lawrence Has The Best Tricks For Feeling Confident, Even On Your Off Days

By Emily Arata
There are plenty of days when Iskra Lawrence wakes up and doesn't want to be, well, Iskra Lawrence. The English model has built her name off body confidence and positivity, but there are days when even she struggles with loving herself. Here's where…

Model Called 'Darky' For Her Skin Proves Being Different Is Beautiful

By Emily Arata
Khoudia Diop is only 19 but already, she's figured out one of life's most important truths: Your differences are what make you special. Anyone can look like the cookie-cutter version of beauty. What's more challenging is embracing your own…

How Giving Up 'Thinspo' Led Me To A Life Of Self-Love

By Kathryn Bianga
In today's society, it seems like almost every woman is on a journey to health and happiness. At what point, though, does the effort to become healthy turn unhealthy? I can date my tireless goals of being fit back to high school. My family was into…

Iskra Lawrence Shuts Down Men Who Tell Women To Smile: 'How Dare You?!'

By Joseph Milord
The nerve of Iskra Lawrence. As a society, we know it is perfectly reasonable to tell a woman to "turn that frown upside down" when we see fit. Iskra Lawrence had the audacity to suggest that's a load of BS. In a recent interview with Seventeen, the…

This Edited Drawing Of Demi Lovato's Body Is Getting Slammed By Twitter

By Robert Anthony
In addition to memes and fan clubs, one of the many things that come along with being a celebrity these days is fan art. While most fans are simply trying to express their love and support for their favorite celebrities, sometimes things go…

The Average US Woman Wears Size 16-18, But Nobody Makes Clothes For Her

By Emily Arata
Here's a riddle for you: If plus size is actually average size, does that make it just a regular size? In the United States, it seems not to. By now, you may have seen the splashy news: In America, the average woman wears clothing sized between 16…

Iskra Lawrence Had The Best Reaction To Watching Herself Get Photoshopped

By Emily Arata
Just when it seemed like model and body image activist Iskra Lawrence couldn't get any better, she upped the ante. Lawrence, best known for her role as Aerie's un-retouched lingerie model, has spoken up about her own struggle to fit a certain ideal…

Iskra Lawrence Models 6 Decades Of Bikini Fashion In Gorgeous New Video

By Talia Koren
We can't get enough of Iskra Lawrence. The model teaches us a lot about body positivity through swimwear. Previously, she's shown us how easily photos can be altered on social media to make models look like they're curvier or skinnier than they…

Iskra Lawrence's Honest Instagram Shows How Easy It Is To Fake 'Perfection'

By Robert Anthony
Earlier this year, plus-sized model Iskra Lawrence clapped back at body shamers in a perfect way after receiving an onslaught of hate regarding her weight. Remember this? Well, fast-forward a few months later and it looks like Iskra is nowhere near…

People Are Revealing What It's Like Being Fat In A World Of Body-Shamers

By Kaylin Pound
Over the past year, the body positive movement has been getting a lot of attention thanks to a variety of fearless advocates like Ashley Graham and Iskra Lawrence. But no matter how many people join in on the push toward total body acceptance,…

Iskra Lawrence Proves Your Size And Health Are Two Different Things

By Emily Arata
Iskra Lawrence is a champion for every kind of body: thin, fat and in-between. In a new interview with Women's Health UK, the Aerie model shares stories from her body-shaming past, however. According to Lawrence, her earliest modeling days were…

Ashley Graham Shut Down Internet Trolls With This Perfect Bathing Suit Photo

By Kaylin Pound
As the body positive movement continues to grow, we've seen a lot of curvy models like Ashley Graham steal the spotlight. But, we all know that as you rise to the top, you're always going to have haters who try to bring you down. Ashley Graham is…

Iskra Lawrence Just Released The Most Body-Positive Photo Shoot Ever

By Izabella Zaydenberg
Iskra Lawrence has more titles than Khaleesi. She's the destroyer of the thigh gap, queen of body positivity and purveyor of a retouch-free world. She's also the managing editor of Runway Riot, a much-needed space for the curvy “warrior women" of…

Model From Viral Thigh Gap Post Reveals How Photoshop Ruined Her Self-Esteem

By Anna Menta
Hey, remember that Instagram model who showed the world how dumb the whole thigh gap thing is? Well, she is continuing to be very cool. In case you forgot, her name is Iskra Lawrence, and she's a 25-year-old plus-size model from Worcestershire,…

Model From Viral Thigh Gap Post Takes On Body Image In Powerful New Campaign

By Anna Menta
Last week, Iskra Lawrence, a 25-year-old model from Worcestershire, told toxic beauty standards to go suck it in an empowering Instagram post. https://instagram.com/p/BEypTbzLkzY/ Iskra shared a side-by-side photo of herself to demonstrate how easy…

12 People Who Don't Give A F*ck About Having A Thigh Gap

By Taylor Ortega
Model Iskra Lawrence recently posted a thigh gap fake-out to Instagram to prove how deceiving beauty trends can be, and boy, oh boy, does Twitter agree. The model reminded followers, Always remember social medias not real life never let anyone…

Model Posts Photo On Instagram To Show How Easy It Is To Fake A Thigh Gap

By Eitan Levine
Iskra Lawrence's guide to faking a thigh gap is calling attention to unrealistic beauty standards in social media. While, on the surface, the act of photoshopping after shoots may seem like an innocuous act, the reality of the situation is it leads…

3 Real Problems Only Girls In Between 'Skinny' And 'Plus-Size' Understand

By Izabella Zaydenberg
I'm a size 4. No, wait, my jeans today are a 6. Hold on, I wore size 8 yesterday. But I also own sizes 10, 12, and 14. So, what does that make me? My weight fluctuates no more than the average person. I stand tall somewhere between 140 and 170…

Why We Need To Officially Drop The Term 'Plus-Size' For Women

By Samantha Short
"Plus-size: (of clothing or people) of a size larger than the normal range." That's the first thing that pops up when I ask Google to define the term "plus-size," and I'm not even sure what to think of this. I don't know if I'm more angry, confused…

This Model Who Was Body-Shamed Snapped Back With The Most Amazing Response

By Gillian Fuller
After being viciously attacked on Instagram by a body-shaming jerk, model Iskra Lawrence snapped back in the absolute best way possible. The gorgeous Lawrence, who stars in Aerie's body-positive #AerieREAL campaign, recently found herself at the…

Sorry, But Amy Schumer Is Definitely Not Plus-Size

By Leah Degrazia
Glamour just released its first ever plus-size issue in collaboration with Lane Bryant, a milestone for the magazine and the fashion industry alike. When I first heard about the cover, I was pretty pumped. It's so great to see any body type other…

How Iskra Lawrence Is Changing The Modeling Industry With Her Curves (Photos)

By Julian Sonny
Iskra Lawrence was told she was too big to be a straight-size model and too small to work in plus-size when she was just 16. Instead of letting that end her dreams, she kept working her way into the industry that was trying to shun her, and now…