The Body Politics

Women's Day: 6 women to look up to

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Happy International Women's Day! We're celebrating 6 women who inspire us by their passion, their work ethic and the way they change the world.   Maripier Morin, the achiever Coming from reality television could seem like an obstacle for many people trying to make it in the entertainment industry; for Maripier Morin, it was the first of many steps to[...]

Girl Power: Ways women can stick together in 2017

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2016 has been an important year for women, and this year will be no different. At such a difficult political time, all of us need to join efforts and make a change. Here are 5 ways women can stick together in 2017.   Support female artists Whether it is musicians, authors, movie makers, writers, bloggers or visual artists, supporting female creators [...]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Karen Lazarovitz

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In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, meet Karen Lazarovitz, who got a double mastectomy after finding out she has the BRCA gene. She is involved in many causes to help women with the same condition. Karen, you decided to get a double mastectomy and hysterectomy at the age of 34, after finding out that you had an 85% chance to get breast cancer because[...]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Nalie Agustin

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In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, meet Nalie Agustin, who was diagnosed with breast cancer at only 24 years old. As a survivor, she now helps other women who are currently fighting the disease and raises awareness about the importance of prevention; she shares tips, advice and stories on her personal blog. She also started the social media campaign [...]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Jen Houweling

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In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, meet Jen Houweling, a self-described "Mama bearin, yoga livin, peds nursin, travel wanderlustin, cancer ass kickin, mofo warrior" who was diagnosed with ER+, PR+, HER2+, grade 3, stage 2, Invasive Ductal Carcinoma on May 31st, 2016. Read on as Jennifer shares her touching and inspiring story.   Jen, you have [...]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: P.ink Foundation

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In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Blush teams up with P.ink, a non-profit organization that connects breast cancer survivors with tattoo artists. For the entire month of October, 5% of all our proceeds will go to P.ink. Meet Noel Franus, founder & executive director of P.ink, and Cherie Martyn and Diane deJesus, breast cancer survivors and tatt[...]

The Body Politics: Maya Chammas

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Blush is proud to present The Body Politics, a series of interviews with women of all ages, body types, religious and political beliefs who change the world by opening doors and pushing down walls for women by being their true selves. This month, meet Maya Chammas, certified fitness instructor, founder of Move for a Cure and co-writer of the blog Bubbly Lif[...]

The Body Politics : Emily Roy

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This Fall, Blush is proud to launch The Body Politics, a series of interviews with women of all ages, body types, religious and political beliefs who change the world by opening doors and pushing down walls for women by being their true selves. This month, meet Emily Roy, writer of the blog Entre Montréal et New York, and founder & CEO of Montreal + Fas[...]