11 Reasons to Make “My Fitness Pal” Your Ride or Die

“So, tell me… what’s your trick to losing all that weight?” “Just between you and me, how did you really lose so much weight?” These are the types of questions I get pretty often these days [ever since I successfully dropped the many, many pounds I accumulated in my final few semesters of college and…

Wax On, Wax Off: A Shower Theory About [Female] Body Hair Norms

Let’s talk about body hair.  More specifically, let’s discuss body hair removal… mainly, as it applies to women. I’m actually seriously starving after my morning fight training, and usually I dash to my fridge for food the moment my post-gym shower has concluded. But today was different because a thought struck me as I shaved my…

7 Things Female Fighters are Tired of Hearing

As some of you already know, I love fighting – [kick]boxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, wrestling, MMA, etc.  Better yet, I’m finally getting the chance to make it an integral part of my life by actually learning and practicing it.  Training for a real fight is nothing short of a dream for me – I’m blessed and…

Pin-up Girls v. SuicideGirls (ft. Dita Von Teese)

We’ve all seen those stunning pin-up girls of the past – they were all the rage throughout that 1940s-1960s era, especially in the United States. If you Google “pin-up girls”, you’ll find that almost all of the names that come up belong to the classics: Bettie Page, Betty Grable, Jayne Mansfield, Hedy Lamarr, etc. However,…

5 Fashion Sins of the 2000s

If there’s anything I can really stick to my guns about, it’s the fact that fashion in the 2000s was a complete and utter disaster. In fact, the best thing that ever happened to us was the arrival of the 2010s, which quickly made up for the agony we unknowingly endured throughout the previous decade….

99%IS’s Bajowoo Kicks High Fashion Up a Notch

Seoul’s celebrated Bajowoo absolutely slayed 99%IS’s Spring 2018 collection. In fact, he went full metal with it – the runway debut of the collection absolutely screams rebellion, and Vogue even went so far as to describe the corresponding photo shoot as “the most sublime, subversive fashion shoot in Seoul”. As usual, Vogue is not wrong….