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Victoria's Secret models in 1998 looked almost the same as they did in 2017.

Victoria’s Secret is being applauded for hiring its first plus-size model, but the brand doesn’t deserve the praise

Victoria's Secret did not hire 'plus-size' model Ali Tate — she actually works with Bluebella, a brand Victoria's Secret is now collaborating with.
There are a lot of reasons social media can have a negative impact on teen's mental health.

Instagram will restrict weight-loss and detox posts, but nutritionists say it’s only one step in protecting teens from body image issues

The social media giant's policy was applauded by body positivity advocates and nutritionists, but parents and peers need to take responsibility too.
Katelyn Ohashi's cover for the 2019 ESPN "Body Issue."

Katelyn Ohashi struggled with eating disorders throughout her gymnastics career. Now after her viral routine, she’s becoming a champion for self...

Now that she's put gymnastics behind her, Ohashi tells Insider she is shifting her focus to what comes next — and there's a lot on her radar.
Last year, WW made several updates to its app.

Weight Watchers made a ‘healthy eating’ app for kids. Experts say it could saddle them with serious body image issues.

Weight Watchers has launched an app for kids to track their eating and rank foods as red, yellow, or green based on how high they are in calories.
Brides, and women in general, face unfair scrutiny about their bodies.

A New York Times article about the perfect workout for every ‘wedding dress silhouette’ sparked internet outrage, and health experts agree...

Even after the paper changed its headline and deleted sections of the story, fitness and mental health professionals found it problematic.
Emily Ratajkowski.

Emily Ratajkowski posed with her underarm hair on display to make a point about women’s right to choose, and yet some people are begging the mod...

The photo was featured in Emily Ratajkowski's essay about what it means to be "hyper feminine" for the September 2019 issue of Harper's Bazaar.

A former Victoria’s Secret model says she was rejected from jobs after gaining half an inch of weight on her hips

Bridget Malcolm also shared an Instagram post in which she said she now works "with people who support health in women."
Hunter McGrady.

Sports Illustrated’s ‘curviest model’ Hunter McGrady says critics of her career and body ‘fuel her’ to be ‘louder ...

Speaking to INSIDER, Hunter McGrady also said she was once a "straight-sized" model, but "couldn't keep up" with the lifestyle.
There are ways individuals can boost their confidence without changing their bodies at all.

8 tricks for boosting bathing suit confidence without losing weight

Following body-positive social media accounts, considering the fun you'll miss if you avoid the beach, and listening to empowering music can help.
For some people, cellulite is only visible when they pinch their skin.

Why you get cellulite and what to do about it, according to a dermatologist and plastic surgeon

Cellulite pills, creams, and other products aren't backed by scientific evidence. Here's what skin experts say works.