Before and after posts are too common on social media, writer Amy Dewar considers the implications of these
Instagram is full of fitness related accounts, but how damaging is ‘fitspiration’? Emma Price looks at the wealth of misinformation spread by influencers, and the impact it has on both mental and physical health
Sophie Marriott argues that the criticism of Weight Watchers for their name change is placing too much meaning on the language of wellness and in itself weighing down notion of health and perpetuating cultures of shame.
Oppressive beauty standards come in all shapes and sizes
Aj Mal puts forward his opinion on Essena O’Neill’s headline-grabbing exit from social media, including a defect from her 600,000-follower Instagram account
Alice Porter reviews ‘How To Keep Up With The Kardashians’, a UMDS production on body image and pop culture
Countless films involve women receiving a make-over in order to be deemed attractive, but does this effect women’s self-consiousness?
Global brand H&M has recently updated its clothes sizing following feedback of them being irregularly small. With other stores following suit, are we seeing a move in the right direction for commercial understanding of body image issues?
The media and societal spin on body image is causing dangerous consequences for a generation of body dysmorphic men; what can we do?