Cosmetics Queen Battles Against Skin Bleaching

In the beauty industry so many people are pressured to have flawless skin, look a certain way, get up the employment chain through looks, and the horr...

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Middle School’s Ban Punishes The Victims

This week two separate schools made headlines for their absurd policies. A North Carolina elementary school told 9 year old Grayson Bruce that he was ...

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The Re-invention of Barbie

Nickolay Lamm is the artist behind the “Normal Barbie”, a doll with the measurements of an average 19 year old that went viral last year. ...

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School Has Odd Way of Celebrating Black History Month

The Carondelet all-girls High School in California announced that they would be serving a meal of fried chicken, cornbread, and watermelon in honor of...

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Riches, And The Things Money Can Never Buy

It’s easy to forget sometimes all the things we have, when all the things we ‘don’t’ have seem to take up all our mental energy and time. We c...

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The Women Who Sold Their Daughters Into Sexual Slavery

Note: Due to the intensity of emotions I felt about this issue at hand it actually took me quite some time to write. There are still no other words to...

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Hello Perfect’s 14 Ways To Make 2014 Perfect

By Alexa Carlin, Founder of Hello Perfect (As published on Medium.com) You can also see this article in our last digital magazine. Check it out! The...

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Can You Exercise Too Much?

ABC News Nightline published a short article recently about Kathryn Schreiber, a woman who was obsessed with working out 4 hours a day. While many wou...

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Break The Cycle Of Photoshop – ENOUGH With Perfection!

One of the most widespread things in Western society are digitally manipulated pictures. There are photoshopped images of people of every shape, size,...

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Cameron Diaz Announces Release Of Body-Positive Book With Au Naturale Photo

It’s an exciting time for actress Cameron Diaz, and now she’s got us pumped as well! On December 11th, Cameron posted a smiling makeup-fr...

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Cosmetics Queen Battles Against Skin Bleaching

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In the beauty industry so many people are pressured to have flawless skin, look a certain way, get up the employment chain through looks, and the horrible thought process of “looks are everything”. Looks are not everything. The heart and personality of people is what matters the most.  I recently read this article about skin bleaching. It...+

The Re-invention of Barbie

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Nickolay Lamm is the artist behind the “Normal Barbie”, a doll with the measurements of an average 19 year old that went viral last year. Now it seems that Lamm has much bigger plans for the inspirational doll. Amazed by how much attention he received for the “Normal Barbie”, he has decided to put actual...+

School Has Odd Way of Celebrating Black History Month

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The Carondelet all-girls High School in California announced that they would be serving a meal of fried chicken, cornbread, and watermelon in honor of Black History Month. Students and parents were outraged that the school would be so insensitive, denouncing the menu as a celebration of stereotypes, not history. After realizing their error, the school...+

The Ugly Truth About Abuse

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By now everyone’s heard about the abuse claims made against Woody Allen by his and Mia Farrows adopted daughter Dylan. The New York Times published Dylan’s open letter, which recounts the abuse and the aftermath of when she came forward. At the time Allen claimed that Mia Farrow was a jealous ex who concocted the...+

Enjoying Valentine’s Day No Matter What

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Today is Valentine’s day, and I’m finding there’s a great divide of couples vs. singles. It’s either spending $40 on roses that would otherwise cost ten, or it’s ‘Fuck Valentine’s Day!’ What about finding an in between? I remember being in elementary school, and going through my little box of Valentine’s to give out. Each...+