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Photo Retouching Is the Digital Skincare That Equalizes Us All

Everyone’s face looks the same at 500 percent magnification: curvy and abstract, like a big fun skate park.
Tony Tulathimutte
5.7.19
Comics!

'Alien Body Two: Identity Crisis,' Today's Comic by Valentine Gallardo

Valentine details more about her battle with bulimia and self-harm.
Valentine Gallardo
2.6.19
Comics!

'Alien Body,' Today's Comic by Valentine Gallardo

Valentine opens up about her body dysmorphia in this comic.
Valentine Gallardo
1.25.19
Phys Ed

How to Start Working Out When You Have Anxiety

The gym is an anxious person's nightmare.
K. Aleisha Fetters
12.18.18
body

Men Obsessed With Being Fit Often Struggle With Drinking and Depression

The real problem isn’t a thin ideal—it’s a muscular one, a new study shows.
Jesse Hicks
11.9.18
Film

‘Sierra Burgess Is a Loser’ Wasn’t the Woke Teen Romance We Needed

It earned praise for a non-skinny lead actress, but the Netflix release didn’t live up to all the hype.
Shailee Koranne
9.11.18
Phys Ed

How to Find a Body-Positive Personal Trainer

Please don't ever say "beach body" to me.
Rajul Punjabi
8.30.18
Race

La La Anthony's Documentary Examines the Dangers of Illegal Butt Injections

Anthony tells us about how America's obsession with black women's curves is more dangerous than it seems.
La La Anthony
8.21.18
Phys Ed

Losing Weight Revealed Little Tumors All Over My Body

Lipomas are apparently harmless, but I still want them gone.
Grant Stoddard
7.6.18
Fighting Words

All the Ways People Shame My Post-Cancer Body

You can miss me with the fake nipples, doc.
Lindsay Jean Thomson
6.22.18
Phys Ed

Everything I Learned at a Naked Workout Class

"It's only after touching my entire, uncovered body to the ground that I consider how dirty the floor is."
Spenser Mestel
5.18.18
The yes man

Models and Actors Swear By These Pre-Photo Shoot Rituals

They can make the difference between a hinted-at six-pack and one that looks like it’s been chiseled out of granite.
Grant Stoddard
4.10.18
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