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Barbie Lead Designer Blames Moms, Not Doll’s Crazy Proportions, for Girls’ Body Issues

The battle over whether Barbie is bad for girls self-image got heated on Monday, Fast Company published an interview with a lead Mattel designer who …

The imperfect but honest image of a woman's body

How radical and provocative is an honest image of a woman's body? Beth Whaanga, a mother of four from Brisbane, Australia, is finding out after posting images on Facebook of her body following surgery for breast cancer late last year. Taken by Nadia Masot, the pictures are brilliantly direct, …

There Is No Such Thing As The Perfect Body (VIDEO)

Every teen who struggles with self-confidence should watch this blunt, powerful video about body image from YouTube star Boyinaband.<p>In the post -- which is part of The 4:01 Show -- Boyinaband blames the media for promoting unrealistic images of so-called "healthy" bodies, and calls out pop stars …

Artist Creates 'Realistic Bodied' 19-Year Old Barbie Doll

This is the Barbie doll (right) artist Nicholay Lamm created using 3-D imaging and the Center for Disease Control's average measurements for a …

#LoveYourSelfie: Lester, Erica, Jenna and Dylan share body hang-ups

Everybody’s got something. We all get caught up with negative feelings about the way we look.<p>TODAY kicked off its “Love Your Selfie” series Saturday, which takes a look into our obsessions and hang-ups over body image. We asked the weekend anchors to share their feelings about their size, shape and …

7 Things Vintage Stars Can Teach Us About Body Confidence

Walking around in a female body is often a less-than-pleasant experience, no matter your size, color, height or weight.<p>Alongside being publicly catcalled and ogled, women are subjected to thousands of messages about "perfect" bodies and how to achieve them. Influenced by this constant noise, poor …

Stop Obsessing! Survey Reveals Body Image Angst

Women spend an average of 55 minutes every day working on their appearance -- and worry about their looks more than finances, health or relationships, according to the TODAY/AOL Ideal to Real Body Image Survey.<p>Read more here.