Category Archives: feminism

Shaving Away The Stereotypes | blogging for Huffington Post UK

This week, I shaved my head for the third time in a year and a half. In my latest blog piece for the Huffington Post UK‘s blog I explain why. A post shared by šŸŒˆTHEBODYCONFIDENCEREVOLUTIONšŸŒˆ (@iamleyahshanks) on Sep 19, 2016

Shaving Away The Stereotypes | blogging for Huffington Post UK

This week, I shaved my head for the third time in a year and a half. In my latest blog piece for the Huffington Post UK‘s blog I explain why. A post shared by šŸŒˆTHEBODYCONFIDENCEREVOLUTIONšŸŒˆ (@iamleyahshanks) on Sep 19, 2016

My “pie” does not need your “cream”. *NSFW*

Like millions of us in today’s world, I consume bi-products of the internet on a daily basis. Namely, social media outlets like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. I mostly use these in a capacity that allows me to spread the message

My “pie” does not need your “cream”. *NSFW*

Like millions of us in today’s world, I consume bi-products of the internet on a daily basis. Namely, social media outlets like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. I mostly use these in a capacity that allows me to spread the message

Femininity is whatever the fxck you want it to be – why I shaved my head

When I ask myself, “what is your definition of beauty?” the answer seems pretty straightforward. To me,Ā being beautiful is about feeling at home in your own skin and identity. It’s about being confident in yourself as you are at this

Femininity is whatever the fxck you want it to be – why I shaved my head

When I ask myself, “what is your definition of beauty?” the answer seems pretty straightforward. To me,Ā being beautiful is about feeling at home in your own skin and identity. It’s about being confident in yourself as you are at this

Mon Dieu! Neon Moon’s Kickstarter campaign

  Feminist lingerie brand Neon Moon, has announced the launch of a Kickstarter campaign which aims to fund the production of a debut collection that will revolutionise an industry known for over-sexualising women.   When shopping for delicates, the UK

Mon Dieu! Neon Moon’s Kickstarter campaign

  Feminist lingerie brand Neon Moon, has announced the launch of a Kickstarter campaign which aims to fund the production of a debut collection that will revolutionise an industry known for over-sexualising women.   When shopping for delicates, the UK

The F Word

Feminism. Although the intentions and thought behind it all aim at theĀ same ideal,Ā it means different things to different people. We all have our different variations and interpretationsĀ of it.Ā Some think it’s become a bit of a ‘dirty’ word, with the term

The F Word

Feminism. Although the intentions and thought behind it all aim at theĀ same ideal,Ā it means different things to different people. We all have our different variations and interpretationsĀ of it.Ā Some think it’s become a bit of a ‘dirty’ word, with the term