Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

I’m so grateful to be living during the body-positive movement. I follow a ton of plus-sized women on social media. Any time I want a pick-me-up, I can look to them for inspiration. Some days, I look at myself in the mirror and wink at myself and say, “Dang, you look good.” There are times when people tell me: “You’re perfect sized!” “You don’t look fat!” “Stop worrying!” This is sometimes hard to accept, having grown up in an Asian community.

Do you remember LiveJournal? It was an essential part of my teenage identity.

Back in 2005, I’d spend hours reading what others had written

I have always struggled with dark circles under my eyes. Here’s what I didn’t realize.

I learned a lot when I looked into the ideas behind certain beauty products

I was scared to try the menstrual cup. But it changed everything.

Here are four reasons I prefer it to tampons and pads