Body Positivity

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Women talk about their relationship with their bodies.

Stylist wants to talk about our relationship with our bodies, and we want you to be a part of it

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  • Not moving similar effect to insomnia
    Wellbeing

    Can’t stop yawning? You may not be moving enough

  • Shapewear: what impact has it had on body image?
    Fashion

    Can body positivity and shapewear ever comfortably co-exist?

  • Loads of us look terrible while running - and that's OK
    Workouts

    It’s time we embraced the fact that everyone looks terrible running

Latest Stories

video on bloating
Health

Chessie King on learning to love her tummy and ditching the “shame” of bloating

Don’t let your mind bully your body. Instead celebrate all of the wonderful things that it does for us.

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Stylist Team
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Can therapy help with poor body image?
Wellbeing

Can therapy help you stop body-shaming yourself?

61% of us feel negatively about how we look.

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Ellie Broughton
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How tru-hiking has improved my body image
Wellbeing

Carbs, views and muck: “How long-distance hiking improved my body image”

More accessible and enjoyable than running marathons.

Posted by
Anna Richards
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Pump covers are taking over social media
Wellbeing

Gym bros are trying to turning baggy T-shirts into “pump covers” – we need to stop them

Let baggy T-shirts be baggy T-shirts!

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Jennifer Medlicott
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Amy Beecham
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Say hello to Yitty, Lizzo’s empowering and size-inclusive shapewear brand for “every damn body”

And great news: you can buy it online from 12 April.

How to tell your body type
Workouts

Why knowing your body type is the key to getting the most from your workouts

Knowledge is power.

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Miranda Larbi
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Sophie Tea painting
Workouts

Lost your creative spark? This is how Sophie Tea, the internet’s favourite artist, gets inspired

Moving her body has a powerful impact on her artwork.

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Chloe Gray
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How working out in a sports bra can improve your body image.
Wellbeing

“How working out in a sports bra has improved my body image no end”

Can ditching our vests and T-shirts be a good move?

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Sofia Shch
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Lizzo
People

Lizzo just shut down stereotypes about plus-size women in the best way

Thank God for Lizzo.

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Christobel Hastings
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European plus size woman. Young red pink haired body positive girl
Life

“What it’s like to deal with backhanded compliments as a plus size woman”

“The darkest comments and opinions can come from those who think they are saying supportive, kind things.”

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Leah Sinclair
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Samira Wiley opens up about how being body shamed on a photoshoot led her to “body gratitude”
Celebrity

“This is what I have to deal with?”: Samira Wiley responds to being body shamed during a photoshoot

The Handmaid’s Tale actor opened up about the experience in an interview.

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Amy Beecham
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Morgan Cormack
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Nicola Coughlan wants fans to keep their opinions about her body to themselves

“I am just one real life human being and it’s really hard.”

Alicia Silverstone
Celebrity

Alicia Silverstone just gave an iconic response to body-shamers on TikTok

The Clueless star has one thing to say to the haters.

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Leah Sinclair
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Fat people feel shamed by gyms
Wellbeing

A PSA to all the women who have been fat-shamed by gyms: get a Health At Every Size PT

Decentring weight loss from our fitness goals can be transformative.

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Stephanie Yeboah
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Alice Liveing in pink activewear with dumbbells
Strength

Alice Liveing: “Definitely, my success came off of how I looked”

The influencer talks exclusively to Stylist about why she now believes her body is the least interesting thing about her.

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Chloe Gray
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Bigger woman weight training
Wellbeing

“How weight training helped free me from being all or nothing about fitness”

Time to break the cycle, once and for all.

Posted by
Zuva Seven
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Woman dancing in hot pants
Wellbeing

6 women share what it’s like to navigate the fitness world in bigger bodies

“No big brand would touch me because I was different.”

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Ella Foote
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women strength training
Workouts

“How developing a body neutral relationship with fitness helped me stick to a routine”

How performance-based goals can transform the way you exercise.

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Alice Porter
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Donna Noble
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“I’m a yoga teacher and I can’t do half the poses that some plus-size yogis are able to do”

Whatever the Instagrammers might have you believe, yoga should be adapted to accommodate all body types.

Giving up the idea of the 'perfect' body by the time you're 30
Wellbeing

“Why I gave up trying to get my perfect body before turning 30”

Think you’ve got to get shred before it’s too late? Think again.

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Grace Hetherington
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