Healthy is the New Skinny!

 

 

Katie Halchishick Healthy is the New Skinny

Healthy is the New Skinny is all about promoting a healthy body image in the fashion industry from the inside. They focus on what they call “natural models,” or models that look like real women. Their website is full of stories from women who’ve risen above the culture of the fashion industry.

We’re bombarded every day with images of the ideal woman, and so often she’s emaciated and weak. It’s always refreshing to run across women who are taking a stand against this unhealthy ideal, and plus-size dresses model Katie Halchishick is doing just that with her new project Healthy is the New Skinny. This video gives you a bit more information about what the project is trying to do:

Via: Mixing Reality

Image via Healthy is the New Skinny


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  • Neeraa K

    I was 90+ kgs , lost 41 kgs on my own Motivation. I believe to live happy , Healthy & fit. But fitness n healthy not only from Body. Its very important to keep Healthy and Fit our Body-Mind&Soul. Keep your body fit, healthy thinking pattern, listen to your inner voice of soul. this Balance is very much important to maintain this for real meaning of Healthy n Happy LIFE. Life is Chance To Grow Your Soul. Let Breathe Your Soul. Real Beauty Comes out from Within, Inner Glow will spreads more Magical real Beauty n Glows on your Body. No need any surgery, Botox,fillers. Just Need Strong Mind Power. Your mind n thinking pattern help u for being more healthy, fit, great courvious shape, increase more strength, Harmony in life, Feel good n Gorgeous for each n every moment of life.

  • It’s time to develop inner beauty, authenticity, intelligence and intuition and to place a higher value on that than on surface qualities. Women give away their power by buying into the airbrushed/photoshopped/plastic surgery mythic image of perfection.

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  • How refreshing. It takes a very strong sense of self to love myself in the presence of so much media that wants me to compare myself to a ‘perfect’ that I can never achieve. Loving myself as I am continues to be a life challenge. The consumer industry plays so hard at creating a sense of personal inadequacy and insecurity in order to sell it’s ‘solutions’.