Selenis Levya Wants Daughter Alina To Own Her Curves
Selenis Leyva Wants Daughter Alina to Own Her Curves
By Lindsay Barton | 04/29/2016 - 22:05

Being a mom of a teenager isn’t easy, just ask Selenis Leyva.


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Denise Bidot: "It's About Helping Shift the Way People See Beauty"
Why Denise Bidot Wants to Help "Shift the Way People See Beauty"
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/01/2016 - 13:22

Plus-size model Denise Bidot wants to change the way others perceive beauty, and she credits her mother's struggles with bod


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Creating Mexican Dolls Helped This Woman Overcome Body Image Issues
Creating Mexican Dolls Helped This Woman Overcome Body Image Issues
By Geraldine Estevez | 03/22/2016 - 12:25

At just 13 years old, Ramona Garcia's world was turned upside down when her family moved from Guanajuato, Mexico to Sacramento, Calif., where she eventually enrolled in UC Berkeley.


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5 Ways To Fall In Love With Yourself
5 Ways To Fall In Love With Yourself
By Sujeiry Gonzalez | 03/05/2016 - 10:00

Have you ever wondered why you keep dating the same type of person? Are you tired of feeling unloved, not good enough or under appreciated in every romantic relationship?


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Yesika Salgado
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Yesika Salgado
By Raquel Reichard | 02/03/2016 - 15:52

Searching for some chingona poetry?


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Surviving Latino Holiday Dinners During Eating Disorder Recovery
This is What It's Like to Have an Eating Disorder During a Latino Holiday Dinner
By Raquel Reichard | 11/23/2015 - 17:04

The holidays are officially upon us, and while some look forward to days off, home-cooked meals and good ol' family bochinche


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Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Gloria Lucas
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Gloria Lucas
By Raquel Reichard | 10/14/2015 - 16:47

If you’re the type of feminista who thinks body image is one of the less-important issues affecting women, let this we


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Lammily, the Average-Proportioned Doll with Cellulite, Now Also Gets Her Period
Lammily, the Average-Proportioned Doll with Cellulite, Now Also Gets Her Period
By Raquel Reichard | 09/23/2015 - 09:22

With acne, cellulite and a body designed to match the proportions of an average 19-year-old, Lammily, also known as the "Normal Barbie," has been paving the way for more realistic dolls that pro


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Denise Bidot Opens Up About Body Image Pressures in the Latino Community
Denise Bidot Opens Up About Body Image Pressures in the Latina Community
By Raquel Reichard | 09/22/2015 - 09:27

Denise Bidot’s mantra may be "there’s no wrong way to be a woman," but growing up, la modela says she received plent


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This GIF Shows How Miss America Winners' Bodies Have Changed Throughout the Years
Here's How Miss America Winners' Bodies Have Changed Throughout the Years
By Raquel Reichard | 09/16/2015 - 12:14

Ninety-four years ago, Washington, D.C.’s Margaret Gorman won the first Miss America pageant, then called "T


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