Topic: iphone app

Would You Do A Breast Self-Exam If A Hot Guy Reminded You?

Would You Do A Breast Self-Exam If A Hot Guy Reminded You?

As we approach National Breast Cancer Awareness month, it’s not surprising that new campaigns are appearing to help us win the war on breast cancer–a disease that affects one out of every eight women and claims the lives of nearly 40,000 a year. Granted, some of the campaigns have been a bit controversial in the past (remember the Facebook scheme that encouraged women to post the color of their bra?), but that’s not stopping yet another one from coming out next one: a hot guy popping up on your smartphone encouraging you to touch your breasts. More »

Want To Feel Better About Your Body? There’s An App For That.

Want To Feel Better About Your Body? There's An App For That.

We talk a lot here about the importance of a positive body image, but is that something you can really just will yourself to have? Can you simply look in the mirror one day and decide that today is the day you will love your body, flaws and all? We wish it were that easy, but with the media constantly barraging us with the “perfect body” images (and letting you know just how you can get one in a mere 10 minutes a day!), it can seem like a never-ending battle. So when I heard about a new iPhone app, Body Beautiful, designed to promote a positive body image to women, I was curious. Would this help me muddle through all of those negative messages and stay focused on loving myself? Sounds a bit cheesy, but I decided to give it a try. More »

3 Cool Things

3 Cool Things

Three things we like, in no particular order, from Blisstree to you: Fat Toad Farm – Goats’ milk caramel sauce (cajeta) from a family-run dairy in Vermont. Skip dinner. Scarlett Johansson’s Mail – The seductive starlet sent a letter to … More »