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NHS Stigma / Mental Health - dissociative identity disorder stems from severe and prolonger trauma which begins before age 5. Usually this means child abuse of multiple forms. DID is full of shame from abuse and from stigma. Raise awareness by repinning

6 weeks to a bikini body or why I had a tummy tuck instead

Rebel children, I urge you, fight the turgid slick of conformity with which they seek to smother your glory. ~ Russell Brand

“I think you still love me, but we can’t escape the fact that I’m not enough for you. I knew this was going to happen. So I’m not blaming you for falling in love with another woman. I’m not angry, either. I should be, but I’m not. I just feel pain. A lot of pain. I thought I could imagine how much this would hurt, but I was wrong.” Haruki Murakami

Simplifying Fitness With StudioHop: Austin's Alternative to ClassPass

Whatever it takes, figuring out the best ways to take care of yourself and be the best version of yourself. The most effective ways to get a variety of workouts in and never get bored! Studiohop Fitness! via Lauren Jade Lately

Plastic Bodies Photo Series - Sheila Pree Bright

This "Plastic bodies" series focuses on how commercialism distorts people's perception of the way they look. The artist Sheila Pree Bright says "As a result (of our image focused society), the female body becomes a replica of a doll, and the essence of natural beauty in popular American culture is replaced by fantasy. This body of work addresses the loss of personal identity many women experience, specifically women of color."