Body Image

TikTok body checking
Beauty FeatureWhat is body checking and why is it all over TikTok?
Pinky Promise, 2022
Art & PhotographySasha Gordon’s self-portraits are designed to make you uncomfortable
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Beauty FeatureWhy is there such a strong link between PCOS and eating disorders?
metaverse beauty
Beauty FeatureWill the metaverse make us beautiful, or more insecure?
Tiktok filters
Beauty newsThe anti-beauty filter trend taking over TikTok
weight loss
Beauty FeatureUnpacking the dangers of the controversial weight loss jab
To the bone
Beauty FeatureDo anti-acne diets work or cause eating disorders?
Fat Zine 3
Beauty FeatureThe Fat Zine explores the darker side of being fat
Elliot Page Pageboy
Film & TVElliot Page’s new memoir will tackle ‘the cesspool that Hollywood can be’
Euphoria Kat
Beauty FeatureIs self-confidence culture helpful, or a late capitalist ploy?
Gia
Beauty FeatureBBLs are over, eye bags are in, smoking is back. Is heroin chic next?
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Beauty SpotDocumenting the beauty ideals of Cali, Colombia’s cosmetic surgery capital
Billie body hair
Beauty FeatureHow the vulva became body positivity’s newest frontier
Dos Swim x Paloma Elsesser Heatwave swimwear collection
FashionBig girls want hot bikinis, too: Paloma Elsesser on her new collab
Inconsistent sizing fuelling a clothing waste crisis
FashionHow fashion’s erratic sizing is fuelling a clothing waste crisis
Bloating before after Instagram TikTok
Beauty FeatureHas the body positivity movement been co-opted by bloating videos?
Roll Flower Tattoos Carrie Metz-Caporusso
Beauty FeatureThese flower tattoos are designed to celebrate body rolls
Olivia Laing
Life & CultureOlivia Laing on the problems of inhabiting a body
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Beauty SchoolWhat is Apetamin? The dangerous ‘slim thick’ drug all over social media
Lizzo
Beauty newsLizzo’s unedited nude is exactly what social media needs right now
Khloe Kardashian
Beauty newsKhloé Kardashian responds to criticism over unedited photo controversy
Netti Hurley – Women Walking (2021)
Art & PhotographyNetti Hurley’s short film imagines a world for women without media scrutiny
Fat Zine 2
Beauty FeatureThe Fat Zine shines a light on love and desire for fat people
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CommunityGina Tonic is the writer and editor empowering a generation of fat babes