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The Australian Beach Body and Social Media

The Australian Beach Body and Social Media

By Anna Letson, Senior Multimedia Editor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Abroad, Features

During the Australian summer, the pressure to look flawless is ever-present. However, heavily editing photographs to adhere to beauty standards is not the path to self-love and acceptance.

Personal Essay: Flesh

Personal Essay: Flesh

By Isabel Baker, Contributing Writer

November 16, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

An NYU student discusses her experience with body image in a personal essay.

Cruelty-free cosmetics for compassionate style

Cruelty-free cosmetics for compassionate style

September 11, 2013


Filed under Features

      If you are a lover of both cosmetics and creatures, you’ve likely faced the moral crisis of buying beauty products from animal-testing brands, or products that contain animal derivatives. Fortunately, as consumers begin to look for ethically made products, the beauty wor...