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This Model Gave Up Living On '500 Calories A Day' To Embrace Her Natural Curves

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Model Gave Up Living On '500 Calories A Day' To Embrace Her Natural Curves

When food is life it's hard to imagine restricting your calorie intake or denying yourself of your fave snacks, but that's the sad reality for lots of models today, who need...

30/06/2017

This Woman Was Forced To Leave Her Apartment Pool For Wearing A Swimsuit

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And today in bullsh*t us women have to put up with: this 20-year-old woman was ejected from her own apartment's communal pool for wearing a one piece swimsuit, because "there...

26/06/2017

We Can't Deny It, 'Thunder Thighs' Is Our Summer Jam

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / We Can't Deny It, 'Thunder Thighs' Is Our Summer Jam

You can stop releasing songs now Justin Bieber, 'cos we've already found our summer jam and it's perfect. New York rapper Miss Eaves has released her new song 'Thunder Thighs'...

22/06/2017

This Woman's Daughter Called Her Fat And She Responded In The Most Inspirational Way

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Woman's Daughter Called Her Fat And She Responded In The Most Inspirational Way

We all know that when it comes to kids, they're our harshest critics. They have no filter, and when they say something, my god do they mean it. Like us, kids sometimes say things...

20/06/2017

Woman Has To Explain To Female Airport Security Guard What A Tampon Is

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As 21st century women with easy access to female sanitary products it's all too easy to forget that, despite that pesky tampon tax, we're actually the lucky ones. This is a idea...

15/06/2017

New Mum Shares Honest Photos Of Her Post-Baby Belly In A Bid To Help Women Embrace Theirs

Home / Women in Focus / Personal Life / New Mum Shares Honest Photos Of Her Post-Baby Belly In A Bid To Help Women Embrace Theirs

Learning the ropes, running on no sleep, up to your eyeballs in nappies - becoming a mum is hard enough without the added pressure of losing the baby weight and bouncing back...

14/06/2017

Irish Teenager Is Sectioned After Asking For An Abortion

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It seems crazy that in this day and age, some women still are unable to have an abortion if they should need one, but sadly that is still the case in Ireland, where abortion...

14/06/2017

This Artist Creates Paintings From Her Menstrual Blood To Highlight Period Poverty

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Artist Creates Paintings From Her Menstrual Blood To Highlight Period Poverty

Zoe Ward bleeds for her art - literally. Now, most people say art is subjective, but there's no denying that Zoe's latest painting is made from menstruation. Yep, that's definitely...

13/06/2017

YAS! Science Says Plus Sized Women Are Having A Positive Impact On Our Mental Health

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / YAS! Science Says Plus Sized Women Are Having A Positive Impact On Our Mental Health

We all know the scarily thin women on the catwalk and fashion spreads don't resemble women IRL, but that doesn't stop us comparing ourselves to them and feeling hella bad as a result...

12/06/2017

Women Are Asking To Have Their "Bra Bulge" Surgically Removed And We're Very Confused

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Women Are Asking To Have Their "Bra Bulge" Surgically Removed And We're Very Confused

We all have parts of our body that we don't like. Be it cellulite, stretch marks, hip dips - the list goes on - but this is one we've never heard of before. Women are so unhappy...

09/06/2017

The #JiggleForJoy Movement Will Make You Learn To Love Your Lady Lumps

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / The #JiggleForJoy Movement Will Make You Learn To Love Your Lady Lumps

We've all sat and scrolled through Instagram and wondered how many ab crunches/ miracles it would take to look even half as good as these otherworldly #fitfam women. Especially...

07/06/2017

Woman Frankly Explains Why We Shouldn't Feel Like Sh*t If Our Boyfriend's Got A Better Body

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Woman Frankly Explains Why We Shouldn't Feel Like Sh*t If Our Boyfriend's Got A Better Body

The pressure for women to achieve and maintain a perfectly-proportioned size 8 body is more rife than ever but can you imagine just how inferior you'd feel if your partner was...

07/06/2017

The Hottest Summer Trend Is The Visible Belly Outline, And Here's The Proof

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / The Hottest Summer Trend Is The Visible Belly Outline, And Here's The Proof

While social media may have its flaws when it comes to promoting body confidence ('fit fam' ab spam anyone?) sometimes we can rely on it for the body positive boost we all need...

05/06/2017

This Girl Dumped Her Jerk Boyfriend After He Commented On Her 'Cellulite' In Bikini Pic

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Girl Dumped Her Jerk Boyfriend After He Commented On Her 'Cellulite' In Bikini Pic

The sign of a good boyfriend is being able to wear anything in front of them and they still think you look great. You could be wearing a bin bag, tied round the waist with some...

05/06/2017

This Teenager Is Teaching Us A Valuable Lesson In Body Positivity After Facing Her Biggest Fear

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Teenager Is Teaching Us A Valuable Lesson In Body Positivity After Facing Her Biggest Fear

In a world where women are bombarded with unrealistic beauty ideals, we welcome preachers of body-positivity with open arms. Teenagers may get a bad rep 'cos hormones but this...

05/06/2017

This Model Was Sacked For Being On Her Period And It's Not Okay

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Model Was Sacked For Being On Her Period And It's Not Okay

Our monthly curse, also known as periods, are never easy to deal with at the best of times but spare a thought for Rachel Rickert. The model was unfairly shamed and fired from...

01/06/2017

Good News Ladies: A Period Emoji Is Coming

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No matter how many emojis appear on our phones, we always want more. Whether it's a merman or a unicorn, we just can't get enough. And now Plan International are campaigning...

01/06/2017

Instagram Account 'Tampons In Beautiful Places' Turns Taboo Into Art

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / Instagram Account 'Tampons In Beautiful Places' Turns Taboo Into Art

Us ladies know the beauty of tampons - although definitely not a luxury item, they give us a comfortable period that many other girls in the world don't get to experience - and...

31/05/2017

Vegan Bloggers Are Teaching Women How To Stop Their Periods Through Dieting

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We women all know that periods suck. They're uncomfortable, they make us moody and force us to eat a million cupcakes against our will. But they're a natural part of life, so we deal...

25/05/2017

This Artist Creates The Best Middle Finger Up Response To The Thigh Gap

Home / Women in Focus / Key debates / This Artist Creates The Best Middle Finger Up Response To The Thigh Gap

We are all perfect in our own way and nothing makes us happier than inspiring females celebrating that fact. Or poking fun at those unrealistic ideals which try and question it...

24/05/2017