Self-Love

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.

Alek Wek Celebrates Her Beauty: ‘I Never Thought I Was Ugly’

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Sudanese supermodel Alek Wek never lacked confidence or doubted her value or beauty. When The Guardian asked her if she always knew she was beautiful, she replied, “Oh, yes, of course.” “Our confidence came from my mother,” she says. “She told us it was about celebrating...