Category Archives: #TBCR

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“Meet the woman redefining baldness and beauty” | Metro piece

This year marks two years since I first shaved my hair off. It was a day I’ll never forget and even though I’m trying to grow my hair back in now, I will never stop speaking out for representation for

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“Meet the woman redefining baldness and beauty” | Metro piece

This year marks two years since I first shaved my hair off. It was a day I’ll never forget and even though I’m trying to grow my hair back in now, I will never stop speaking out for representation for

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Body positivity has become a bit of a trend in recent months. Although in some ways, this is a good thing as it brings about attention to the issue, bopo is FAR more than just a trend. I had a

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Body positivity has become a bit of a trend in recent months. Although in some ways, this is a good thing as it brings about attention to the issue, bopo is FAR more than just a trend. I had a

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“Developing the The Body Confidence Revolution saved my life” | Metro piece

When I first started The Body Confidence Revolution, I myself still wasn’t completely healed. I was still in the throws of depression and disordered eating, but I was rebellious. After years of deep rooted self-hatred at the hands of bullying,

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“Developing the The Body Confidence Revolution saved my life” | Metro piece

When I first started The Body Confidence Revolution, I myself still wasn’t completely healed. I was still in the throws of depression and disordered eating, but I was rebellious. After years of deep rooted self-hatred at the hands of bullying,

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Welcome Georgina Horne to #TBCR!

  When lovely Leyah approached me and asked me to join her badass body confidence army I said HELL YEAH!!! It’s movements like TBCR that make me proud to be a blogger, and remind me why I started my blog.

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Welcome Georgina Horne to #TBCR!

  When lovely Leyah approached me and asked me to join her badass body confidence army I said HELL YEAH!!! It’s movements like TBCR that make me proud to be a blogger, and remind me why I started my blog.

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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 🌈THEBODYCONFIDENCEREVOLUTION🌈 (@iamleyahshanks) on Sep 19, 2016

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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 🌈THEBODYCONFIDENCEREVOLUTION🌈 (@iamleyahshanks) on Sep 19, 2016

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“While there is life, there is hope.” #TBCR Ambassador Essie blogs about chronic illness

I’m sure anyone with a chronic illness has heard the phrase β€œyou are always ill” spouted at you as though you’re doing it on purpose or perhaps, β€œyou should do something about that,” as though you don’t already. I think

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“While there is life, there is hope.” #TBCR Ambassador Essie blogs about chronic illness

I’m sure anyone with a chronic illness has heard the phrase β€œyou are always ill” spouted at you as though you’re doing it on purpose or perhaps, β€œyou should do something about that,” as though you don’t already. I think

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#TBCR’s ambassador Kitty explains why she took on the role

When I saw that Leyah was looking for ambassadors to join her Body Confidence Revolution, I knew it was an opportunity I had to seize. The Body Confidence Revolution is a movement which stands for so many things I feel

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#TBCR’s ambassador Kitty explains why she took on the role

When I saw that Leyah was looking for ambassadors to join her Body Confidence Revolution, I knew it was an opportunity I had to seize. The Body Confidence Revolution is a movement which stands for so many things I feel