New York Comic Con: Valiant Comic’s Only Plus-Size Female Superhero, Faith

Plus-Size Female Superhero FaithValiant Comic’s Superhero, Faith, has broken a number of barriers in her life, and is urging her fans to do the same. She is a special person, someone with whom millions of women can readily connect. That’s because she is a plus size comic superhero, and this makes her more real, despite her psionic powers. After the resurrection of the Valiant Comic series, they have revived Faith, albeit giving her a huge boost in confidence. Yes, she is getting her own comic miniseries now, and Jody Houser has been brought in to pen her story. This development immediately brought limelight on Houser at the recent New York Comic Con, where she found herself answering endless questions from the plus size comic superhero’s fans. Read more

Plus-size Halloween Costume Shopping Ideas for Curvy Girls

Plus-size Halloween CostumeFinding the best Halloween costume is stressful especially for us plus size women. Obviously, the options are limited, but if you have idea about plus-size Halloween costume shopping then it would be easier for you. In spite of the fact that it’s difficult to find plus-size clothes, but if you will shop around you’ll surely find the one that will fit to your size. Here are some ideas that can make your shopping experience smoother: Read more

Does Meghan Trainor Really Have the Need to Hate The Word “Plus-Size”?

Meghan TrainorAccording to news articles and interviews with this famous pop singer (specifically from Elle Magazine), Meghan Trainor stated that the term “plus-size” must be gone. She literally hates the word as Meghan looks up to international celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Gigi Hadid, and Beyonce who obviously have smoking hot bodies. She also avoids reading comments on social media sites because most of the topics are not inspiring especially when she reads “fat whale” on Twitter or even in Facebook. Read more

Vin Diesel Shut Down Body-Shaming via ‘Six-Pack’ Pic

Vin DieselThe Last Witch Hunter is Vin Diesel’s upcoming supernatural action film directed by Breck Eisner. He stars as an immortal witch hunter who needs to stop a plague from ravaging New York City. While promoting the upcoming film, which to be released on October 23, 2015, Diesel says he got many question regarding his shirtless pictures on the balcony. After being caught in a not-so-flattering moment and has been called out for his “dad bod’, he shut down body-shamers with an epic message, and a totally hot photo. Read more

Plus Size Model Ashley Graham Promotes Body Acceptance at Forbes Event

Plus Size Model Ashley Graham

If you are a follower of plus size women in the fashion and modelling industry, it is impossible to believe that you’ve haven’t encountered the name ‘Ashley Graham’. This is primarily due to the fact that she is one of the most gorgeous plus size models known all around the world. Aside from being a popular model, she is also among the celebrities who promotes body acceptance of women with significantly larger body figures in the industry where she is into. As a matter of fact, in a Forbes event, Ashley boldly admiringly encouraged a lot of women to join her. Read more

Fight Fat Shaming with Funny ‘Rad Fatty Merit Badges’

Fat shaming, whatever the intention is, is not a good thing but rather lowers confidence of fat people. It doesn’t encourage them to shed off their fats but rather affect their emotional aspect and their perception towards living happily in a fair society. We must not be bothering about this matter because it is not worth wasting our time. After all, who care is somebody is fat, right? But Nicole Arbour, a subscriber of Youtube, don’t understand that as her video entitled “Dear Fat People” became viral last month. Here, she put down fat or obese people, spread off  various assumptions regarding with their health and let them feel that they are too miserable. Read more

Fashion Industry Calls More Plus Size Male Models

It is good to see that plus size women are finding support and representation in the fashion industry. They are not shy to pose before the camera anymore. Things are not perfect, but there is certainly an improvement. But, what about the plus size male models? In all the discussions about the real beauty being about people being comfortable and confident in their own skins, there is usually never any mention about the plus size men. However, even this is changing, and fashion industry is slowly recognizing this gap. Read more