Chronicles of a Misadventurista

In my short time with this blog, I’ve written several posts focusing on various aspects of beauty and body image — and the attempts of marketers to promote more realistic images of women. Of...

This week, the perennial Barbie debate resurfaced when artist Nikolay Lamm‘s Kickstarter campaign to raise $95,000 to create a realistic doll overshot its target in just one day. Lamm’s doll, Lammily,...

“She wins who calls herself beautiful and challenges the world to change to truly see her.” ― Naomi Wolf, The Beauty Myth  Would you rather be surrounded by beauty in all of...