Self-Love

50 Reasons Why YOU Are Beautiful

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When legendary sex symbol Bo Derek appeared on Oprah a few years ago, Oprah kept pressing her to tell the world something profound about being a beautiful woman, and Bo kept brushing off the questions, saying, “It’s just about the way the bones line up.” That...

Watch These Women Look At Their Vagina For The First Time

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  When was the last time you’ve looked at your vagina? Or have you even seen it at all? I don’t know about you ladies, but I always look at mine. Because, why not? But apparently there are some women out there in the world...

It’s Okay for Black Women to…

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As Black women, we are always encouraged to be “strong,” selfless, and independent. In the midst of taking care of everyone else, we forget to give ourselves permission to be human. The only way we can fully pursue our passions and keep a healthy mental...

5 Things That Happen When You Go A Month Without A Full-Length Mirror

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When you move into a new house and you’re busy and disorganized and don’t live anywhere near a Target, sometimes intriguing social experiments arise out of nowhere. Case in point: I have lived in my new place for a month and still don’t have a...

My Body Is Wildly Undisciplined And I Deny Myself Nearly Everything I Desire

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“The Biggest Loser” is just one of the constant commercial reminders of what our bodies are and what they’re expected to be.