Body Love Event Live Bonus Episode

To celebrate the end of Mental Health Awareness Week, on Saturday 18th May we hosted a very special day of workshops, talks, a live podcast and a nude photoshoot experience for mums in our very first Body Cons “Body Love” event. It was an empowering, inspiring and uplifting day, with tears, laughter and some beautiful images captured by the incredible …

Episode 10: Fatphobia – A Mental Health Awareness Week Special, with Hayley McLean

Happy Mental Health Awareness Week! We’ve got a really special episode for you this week as not only is it MHAW 2019, which focuses on body image this year, but it’s also the final episode in the first season of Body Cons. This week we’re looking at the term “Fatphobia” and learning what it means both for ourselves as individuals …

Episode 9: But what if I don’t love my body? With Laura Phelan and Abby Russell

What if you want to feel good about your body but you’re just not there yet? Is self-love just another thing to fail at? If we’ve tried liking ourselves as we are, is the only other option to change our body? In this episode we explore the idea of body confidence and how we can achieve peace with our body …

Episode 8: Kindness is key – radical body politics, with Imogen Fox

Why does kindness matter? What’s the social model of disability? Why is diet culture so dangerous? We discuss all this and more in this episode on radical body politics with the iconic Imogen Fox. Molly and Lottie also discuss this week’s Going UP / DOWN and take an in-depth look at the BeyoncĂ© Homecoming film on Netflix – there is …

Episode 5: Let’s talk about sex baby – body image and intimacy, with Lala

How does how you feel in your body affect your intimate relationships? If you’re not feeling great, how can you feel better? And as parents, how much should we be telling our kids when it comes to this stuff? We discuss all this and more in this week’s episode of Body Cons. Featuring the usual Going UP / Going DOWN …

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Episode 4: Instagram vs reality – body image in a social media age, with Emily Fisher

How does social media make us feel about our bodies? Is the “Instagram effect” a positive or negative one? How can we make sure social media is a force for good when it comes to body image? We discuss all this and more in episode 4 of Body Cons. With the regular “Going up / Going down” feature, Molly and …

Episode 3: Does my bump look big in this? Body image in pregnancy, with Siobhan Miller

Is there such a thing as the “perfect” baby bump? What happens if we’re told our bump is “too big” or “too small”? And what’s the secret to feeling good in our skin in that vulnerable newborn phase, when we’re often bombarded with messages about “snapping back”? All this and more is covered in the third episode of Body Cons, …