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Real Women Have Whatever They Want — Curves or None!

In Beauty, body image issues, women's issues on December 1, 2015 at 10:01 pm

“I am a real woman damn it! And I don’t look like an hourglass!”

In fact, if I didn’t have a chest, I would probably wear clothes strictly from the kids’ department, but does this mean I am a fake woman? Like some human female version of Pinocchio?

The female body has evolved over the years. The Italian Renaissance called for the Rubenesque look, or a full-figured body. The androgynous look of the ’20s. Heroin chic of the ’90s. The big booty of the millennium. What’s considered “ideal” for the female figure changes through the years, but what doesn’t change is the fact that not every woman will always fit in the ideal type! There is no one female body shape that is timeless according to societal standards. So with that said, NONE of us are real women or NONE of us have been considered a “real woman” at some point in our lives. Quite frankly, I am tired of it.

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Proud of Me,

Laura

Get a Glow This Winter: Sex (& Beauty)

In Beauty, love, sex on December 23, 2013 at 11:20 pm

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Wintertime doesn’t need to be a lonely time, if you do it right.

There’s a reason why so many babies are born in September.  What else are you supposed to do when it’s 26 degrees out, or there’s a tundra outdoors? You’re certainly not going to brave the outdoors, unless you’re one of those types, which I am not.

The only winter sport I feel fit to endorse, is sex. Try some of these ideas to keep that lovely glow about you without frying your skin in a tanning salon or taking an expensive vacation. Read the rest of this entry »

B is for Botox: Thoughts on Aging & Beauty

In Beauty, women on December 11, 2013 at 1:31 am

B is for Botox: Thoughts on Aging & Beauty

A recent visit to a cosmetic dermatologist has turned my thoughts upside down.

In case anyone cares, I went to get a broken blood vessel zapped, and potentially have a mole removed. What I left with though, was more than that, mentally. Read the rest of this entry »