Bald Asian Women Project: Empowerment Photo shoot & more

DAM* YOU’RE BEAUTIFUL CREATIVE EMPOWERMENT PHOTO SHOOT- Calling for Bald Asian Women/who want/plan to go bald of all SHAPES, SIZES, TEXTURES, AND SPICES! No need to be a America’s Next Top Model. I want you as you come. ❤  In part of Wabi Sabi’s Dam* You’re Beautiful movement, I am calling out to current bald AsianContinue reading “Bald Asian Women Project: Empowerment Photo shoot & more”

It will not take only 1 Day, 1 Week, or 1 Year to Let go of Someone you Love

  This is for the person I love. The person I have to let go. This is for the person I fought to show my love to, and wanted to be loved by so badly. It will not take only 1 day, 1 week, or 1 year to let you go. Two years ago, whenContinue reading “It will not take only 1 Day, 1 Week, or 1 Year to Let go of Someone you Love”

DYB Workshop #3: Transcending Negative Self-Talk

Hello Beautifuls. Since we were not able to discuss Negative Self-Talk in the last workshop, we are going to have one full workshop on this! Negative self-talk is detrimental to our growth and well-being. We have to wonder, when did this negative belief of ourselves sprout? Did we believe this when we were born, orContinue reading “DYB Workshop #3: Transcending Negative Self-Talk”

Most Frequently Asked Questions about Me Going Bald

But this is an Act for all my Girls and Women! IT’S A WARRIOR CRY TO RECLAIM OURSELVES in a society that influences us to conform to strict gender roles, ESPECIALLY IN MY HMONG COMMUNITY.  -Cydi Most Frequently Asked Questions about Me Going Bald Why did you do it? I find it hard to explainContinue reading “Most Frequently Asked Questions about Me Going Bald”

Taking Back my Body Series – I Thought I was Ugly

Have you ever stared at yourself in the mirror and dreaded everything you saw? You’re eyes never matched completely. You have scars, pimples, and marks on your skin you find awful. You’re body isn’t tight and curvy like those girls prancing in swim suits in music videos on T.V. I felt this way about myselfContinue reading “Taking Back my Body Series – I Thought I was Ugly”

The Secret to Authentic Self-care

Love myself they say; practice self-care they say; But, I mean, how does one do this? I hear messages from social media such as: Love yourself, Do your own thing, take the road alone. But, when I actually do this, I find myself in a lonely slump, feeling isolated, and blue. When you hear words suchContinue reading “The Secret to Authentic Self-care”

Dam You’re Beautiful Initiative!

This is my purpose, this is my heart and soul put into this project. I actually thought about this idea at work at my retail job, during a slow morning. It just sprout in my mind, as if I got touched by something higher, bigger than myself. Dam You’re beautiful, strives to encourage women toContinue reading “Dam You’re Beautiful Initiative!”