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Sunday Link Love: Yes, Guys Face Pressure to be “Beach Body Perfect”

By Diana Denza--Before you head out for the day, check out the top body-posi news of the week. Weekend time is precious, so let’s get right down to the good (and not-so-good) stuff.

Seriously, unfollow #Fitspiration on social media.

Yes, guys face pressure to be “beach body perfect.”

This Sri Lankan feminist is using art to shed light on body image issues women face every day.

“Cancer treatment has put my body through a great amount of stress, but no matter what has been thrown at it, my body has pulled through.”

OMG! L'Oréal launched an emoji app called Beaumoji, which features 130 diverse, custom decals and images.

Forgetting something? One of the best ways to take care of your body this summer is to slather on the sunscreen. Our friends at Already Pretty have a few options that’ll keep you safe in the sun! 

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