Category: Beauty Standards


This article from The Huffington Post explores the very strong public reaction on Twitter to Always’ #LikeAGirl commercial that was aired during the Superbowl. I’d actually already seen the commercial, in its full length, online several weeks prior to the Superbowl. After watching it I was, at first moved, and then couldn’t help but wonder somewhat about […]

First Russian woman in International Space Station mission

Imagine training seven years exclusively to go to space, to the International Space Station no less, to be the first woman of your country in 17 years to do so, and to be asked at the press conference before your launch about how you plan to do your hair. That is exactly what happened to Yelena Serova, more […]