Spy Review: McCarthy Rules the Plot

WooPlus Blog PictureA comedy woven around the famous Bond theme, Spy is one of the cleverest works in the genre of humor to have hit the screens in recent times. The plot revolves around a CIA agent who has been largely desk-bound but volunteers for a covert operation to permeate into the circles of a deadly arms dealer and save the world from a diabolical disaster. Despite a plot that promises to keep its audience on the edge of their seats, the film is packed with liberal doses of laughter that don’t in the least seem out of place. The film is hilarious not just for the jokes it makes but also for the ones it smartly steers clear of. Read more

Miss British Beauty Curve Competition: Where Beautiful Doesn’t Mean Skinny

WooPlus Blog PictureBreaking free from the stereotype that only skinny is beautiful, Miss British Beauty Curve competition was organized in Epsom, Surrey, recently. A total of 27 contestants, ranging between size 16 and 24, battled it out on the ramp to be crowned the hottest plus-size model of them all(Click here to see more plus-size models). Miss British Beauty Curve competition is an annual beauty pageant that aims to drive home the point that even big can be beautiful. Read more

Plus Size: How to Eat Correctly?

WooPlus Healthy eating and dieting are often used interchangeably. However, there is a world of difference between the two. Eating healthy does not mean imposing stringent dietary limitation or starving your body. It refers to a lifestyle change that entails throwing unhealthy food choices(Click here to see more unhealthy food you should avoid) out of the window and replacing them with more nutritious alternatives. It is crucial for the plus-sized to be conscious of their food habits, as being overweight means being at a higher risk of various medical conditions. Here are some healthy choices that can make for healthier plus-size bodies.(Know more about making plus-size bodies beautiful) Read more

The Fat Jew is Changing the Way the World Sees Male Models

Plus-size model Josh Ostrovsky, who also goes by the name of The Fat Jew(Follow him on Twitter), has become a social media celebrity owing to the humorous content he has been posting on site like Instagram and Twitter. Besides establishing a generous fan following on social media with his humorous streak, Ostrovsky is also an actor, rapper, writer and radio jockey. The man claims to have found his love for donning different hats and carved a niche for himself in various creative fields. Read more

Who Will Be the Next Victoria’s Secret Plus-size Model?

WooPlusLuxury brand Victoria’s Secret recently found itself in the center of a controversy when a section of plus-size women demanded equally access to its line of lingerie, claiming that the brand’s policy of not catering to women with big bodies was ‘discriminatory’. Though Victoria’s Secret was quick to respond to criticism by launching the ‘Perfect Body Campaign’, there has been no assurance whether it will start catering to plus-size clientele anytime soon. The idea of the premium lingerie brand embracing the notion that even curves can be beautiful, however, is so exciting that we couldn’t help drawing up a list of voluptuous models best suited to promote Victoria’s Secret plus-size lingerie.  Read more

Miss Plus America: Giving More Confidence to Plus Size People

WooPlusSince the inception of beauty pageants, plus size people have been compelled to remain at the fringes and appreciate the sizzling beauties on the ramp from a safe distance. Well, at least that was the norm until the inception of Miss Plus America in 2002. The pageant was conceived with a view to offer the plus size woman an alternative platform to showcase her feminine streak. Though the pageant has been evolved on the lines of mainstream Miss America, it bears no affiliation to it. Read more

How to Choose Fit Clothes for Different Plus Size Body Shapes?

A majority of plus size women make the mistake of picking out loose, unflattering clothing in a bid to avoid attracting attention to their bulges. But having a plus size body does not mean you can’t flatter yourself with a well-fitted and trendy wardrobe. Also, there is no one-size-fits-all styling pattern for women with fuller bodies because each body shape is unique. It is important to understand your body type to be able to pick out the perfect clothes. (Know more about plus size clothes.) Read more

Size-up Victoria’s Secret: Plus Size Women Demand More Options from Premium Lingerie Brand

WooPlus Blog PictureIn a popular petition being circulated and signed by plus-sized women, premium lingerie brand is being asked to come up with options for those who don’t fit the bill of perfectly shaped bodies. The rhetoric against size-zero and unrealistic notions about perfect body shaped bring promoted by fashion brands has been growing louder over the past few years. The body image prompted by various fashion brands, Victoria’s Secret being a front runner in that league, has not only pushed many a woman to the brink of depression and triggered eating disorders but has also left plus-sized women feeling marginalized when it comes to clothing options.(Click here to see who will be the next Victoria’s Secret model.) Read more