Topic: self-esteem


Painting "Woman in Front of the Mirror" by János Vaszary (public domain)

The Cost of Body Shame

Often when we talk about body shame we talk about it in the context of food, eating, body image, and eating disorders. And these ... [ more ]

Often when we talk about body shame we talk about it in the context ... [ more ]

Often when we talk about body shame we talk about it in the context of food, eating, body image, ... [ more ]

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FFFF: Dove Real Beauty Parody

This parody video from Above Average Productions does a great job highlighting how annoying, condescending and counter-productive those Dove Real Beauty ads are. Starring Emily ... [ more ]

This parody video from Above Average Productions does a great job highlighting how annoying, ... [ more ]

This parody video from Above Average Productions does a great job highlighting how annoying, condescending and counter-productive those Dove ... [ more ]

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FFFF: My Self-Esteem’s Not Low Enough to Date You

Garfunkel and Oates (aka Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome) sing about women’s self-esteem. Full lyrics: (after the jump) [ more ]

Garfunkel and Oates (aka Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome) sing about women’s self-esteem. Full ... [ more ]

Garfunkel and Oates (aka Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome) sing about women’s self-esteem. Full lyrics: (after the jump) [ more ]

"Think Positive" written on the side of a cargo container

Happy Self-Talk and Beating the Poo

by Matilda Branson I talk to myself all the time. For example, this morning on my walk to work  (an adventure in itself navigating ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson I talk to myself all the time. For example, this morning ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson I talk to myself all the time. For example, this morning on my walk to work  ... [ more ]

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The Girlfriend Experience? Yeah, We Offer That Here

by Alicia Costa “I think that dating is awful. I just don’t understand people that can go out with someone and be so relaxed ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa “I think that dating is awful. I just don’t understand people ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa “I think that dating is awful. I just don’t understand people that can go out with ... [ more ]

GF Reads: Airbrushed Nation: The Lure and Loathing of Women’s Magazines

by Ashli Scale Like many girls, I grew up reading Seventeen Magazine, Cosmo and Vogue. Also like many girls, I had horribly low self-esteem ... [ more ]

by Ashli Scale Like many girls, I grew up reading Seventeen Magazine, Cosmo and ... [ more ]

by Ashli Scale Like many girls, I grew up reading Seventeen Magazine, Cosmo and Vogue. Also like many girls, ... [ more ]