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Instagram Announces New Features to Help Support Users Affected By Eating Disorders

Instagram is launching new features to help support users on its platform who may be affected by negative body image or an eating disorder, the company has announced. Previously, Instagram had limited its policy to obscuring content that may trigger users suffering from an eating disorder, but the new policy adds to this by aiming to surface more expert-backed resources when people search for content related to the issues. While we don't allow content that promotes or encourages self-harm a...
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Aerie Embeds #AerieREAL Positivity In Its Customer Experience

As Jennifer Foyle, global brand president of American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie, told us in 2015, the apparel retailer learned a few lessons on the road to launching #AerieREAL, its commitment to use real models with lumps, bumps, stretchmarks, wrinkles, curves—and the confidence to be proud of their natural beauty and rock their whole selves. “As a company, we had to unlearn and change our mindset,” she said. “We were so programmed to retouch a scar or cover up a tattoo—it was a completely ne...
Tags: Uncategorized, Advertising, CSR, Cause Marketing, Apparel, Aerie, Aeriereal, American Eagle Outfitters, CX, NEDA, Jennifer Foyle, AEO, National Eating Disorders Association NEDA, Real Models, National Eating Disorders Association NEDA Aerie


Why It's Problematic To Celebrate Weight Loss From An Illness

Kim Kardashian West shared some alarming weight loss advice on Twitter this morning, saying that she's "#6lbsdown" because she got the flu, which she dubbed an "amazing diet." People responded to West in full force, replying to her tweet that it's wrong to idealize someone's weight loss from an illness, and saying that some girls might be inspired to go and get the flu now so they can be like West. She eventually deleted the tweet, with no explanation why.Who knows if West was actually hoping h...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Kim Kardashian, West, Kim Kardashian West, NEDA, NBD, Smolar, National Eating Disorders Association Helpline, National Eating Disorders Association NEDA, Lauren Smolar


Kesha Urges Those Battling An Eating Disorder To Get Help In PSA

Singer-songwriter Kesha just released a powerful PSA in partnership with the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA).  Released on Thursday for National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, the short PSA features Kesha speaking about her battle with disordered eating, which she originally revealed in 2014.  “Eating disorders are a life threatening illness that could affect anyone,” Kesha says in the video above. “Eating disorders don’t discriminate.” According to the 30-second PSA, 20 million w...
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