We are thrilled to be participating in the opening night of BodyThoughts 4-day art pop-up next Thursday, Oct. 22nd. RAW Founder, Erin Treloar will be hitting the floor as conversation curator as we explore how our body connects us or disconnects us, how we decide what is beautiful, how we use or don’t use our body and […]
Let’s Redefine What ‘The Perfect Beach Body’ Really Looks Like! Calling all ladies!! We need your help to redefine what the perfect beach body looks like by sharing a filter-free, un-retouched photo of yourself in a bathing suit with the hashtag #MyBeachBody. We want women and girls of all ages, shapes, sizes and ethnicities to feel confident enough in […]
Our second #RAWRitual beauty, Amber Rae is hell-bent on living a fully expressed creative life where what she does is in alignment with who she is. She creates in her studio and around the world – writing, painting designing and experimenting. Through raw and revealing writing and visual storytelling, Amber shares the ups and downs of creating your life’s […]
—By Alycia Hall, Wellness Life Coach— Feeling positive doesn’t have to be the result of your external circumstances. You can learn to cultivate positivity anytime as long as you’re committed to it. Here are 11 practices that will make you instantly more positive! 1. Practice gratitude Journal nightly about what you were thankful for. Think back on your day about what made […]
—By Emily Nolan, My Kind of Life— I have lived. And I have loved. Well, learned to love. It took me over 10 years to stop shaming my body and relax into the unique blessing that the Universe has bestowed upon me: A perfectly capable body. A body that’s able to choose love over self-doubt. […]
—By Erin Treloar— When I was 15, I decided I wanted to look more like the women I saw in the magazines. By the time I was 18, I had dropped to 89lbs and was hospitalized for internal organ failure. Instead of preparing for university or hanging out with friends, I spent three months of my […]
We have partnered up with Vitruvi in honour of Women’s History month and International Women’s Day to celebrate the beauty of women around the world. For the month of March the #RawRituals campaign will go inside the lives of women from all corners of the globe to explore the wellness and self care rituals that empower them to be their best selves.
Our first #RAWRitual beauty is Taylor McKay. At fifteen she was selected out of over 3000 girls to win “Canada’s Next Top Model”. This launched her career as an international model, sending her to work in over 15 cities worldwide, covering North America, Europe, Asia, South Africa and many places in between. Since moving to Toronto Taylor has began working as an an actress in film and television. Behind the camera Taylor is also passionate about story telling through photography, drawing inspiration from her experiences abroad.
Seven rapid fire questions. No make-up. No Photoshop. No filters. Tell us about yourself in under 100 words I am a good daughter, sister, friend, lover, and co-worker. I treat people with respect, kindness and understanding. I work hard on all of my relationships and in return I have been surrounded by so much love […]
I can’t put my finger on when or how it happened, but as I moved from university to working life, my thoughts began to follow a pattern. I’m talking about the thoughts that keep you up late at night and run into your mind unexpectedly. The thoughts sounded a lot like: “Is my job important […]
Over 16,000 people have signed a petition demanding that Victoria’s Secret apologize for and amend an advertising campaign for their new “Body” line. The campaign features 10 thin models with the slogan, “The Perfect Body” stamped over it. As you can imagine women everywhere, including us, are outraged by the lack of body diversity featured […]