Cosmopolitan around the world

There were a couple of articles published today that discuss the impact of Cosmopolitan Magazine around the world. One, published by the New York Times, explained the way Cosmopolitan is run and how… Continue reading

The Brainwash Project in the Leader Newspaper

If you don’t live in Melbourne you’re likely not to have seen the Brainwash Project featured in an article published by the Knox and Lilydale & Yarra Valley Leader Newspapers yesterday. Check out… Continue reading

50% of funding goal reached

Feeling a bit overwhelmed at the moment- the Pozible Crowdfunding Campaign I have running for the Brainwash Magazine hit $2006 worth of pledges today. That’s over half of what I’m asking for. For… Continue reading

Want to write for Brainwash Magazine?

Brainwash Magazine Contributor guidelines Brainwash Magazine is looking for articles that speak to teenage girls aged between 13 and 18. It is a magazine that aims to be inclusive of all body shapes,… Continue reading

The Brainwash Project on The Foreverthings

Make sure to check out what writer Cassie McBlane thinks about the Brainwash Project by checking out her post about it here: the brainwash project.. “… Jess Barlow, a fellow Australian writer, is on… Continue reading

Body positive playlist time!

It’s always a good time to get a new playlist and it’s even better if it’s one that makes you feel happy. I’ve put together a list of a few songs with body-positive… Continue reading

Reasons these Cosmo and Cleo articles are bad for your brain

Today I thought it might be a good idea to show those of you who don’t read women’s magazines the calibre of content that is commonly seen. I flicked through a few Cosmopolitan… Continue reading

Have you heard about Dignitas Magazine?

Sisters Catherine and Abby Pelicano have joined forces and created online quarterly magazine Dignitas to bring a body positive magazine option into the market for women and girls. Their motivation was seeing pictures of… Continue reading

The Brainwash Project

And the Pozible campaign has been launched!! Pozible is a crowdfunding website that allows people to donate money to support projects. If the funding goal isn’t reached, then no donations will be taken from pledgers. If the funding goal IS reached, then I will have enough money to get Brainwash Magazine printed. Here’s the link to the Pozible page:

Marie Clare South Africa photoshops Kate Middleton

Marie Clare South Africa has released its August edition with a fake portrayal of Kate Middleton on the cover. The magazine used her real head, superimposed on a different woman’s body. In defense… Continue reading