Best of 2014: Body Image

Cristen Conger

On Stuff Mom Never Told You, we love to lavish attention on our bodies. Not because we're hoping to commiserate about "trouble spots" and beauty "flaws." Rather, we want to get at the roots of the whys that arise when we look in the mirror.

Why is curly hair such a conundrum?

Why do we slather our eyelashes in goop?

Why do put braces on our teeth?

Is skinny shaming a thing?

And more and more and more...

To get a better understanding of body image, beauty and gender constructs from head to toe, we've rounded up our 2014 podcast playlist for your listening ease here.

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