Category: Body Positivity

How to Make EVERY Body Feel Included through Boudoir Photography

How to make every body feel included through boudoir photography

People with marginalized bodies rarely make it into the spotlight, and when they do, they are usually exploited to benefit the media’s twisted perception of them. When we see plus-sized bodies, it’s when they are a “before” photo. When we see Black bodies, they’re often highly oversexualized. When we see bodies with disabilities, it’s depicted… Read more »

Boudoir Tips for Plus-Sized Beauties

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One of the most common misconceptions that we hear about boudoir is that you have to be thin or have the perfect hourglass shape to be able to enjoy your session or produce beautiful photos. This could not be further from the truth! Boudoir is meant for people of all body types and an amazing… Read more »

3 Easy Steps You Can Take Toward Body Positivity

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A woman’s relationship with her body is a complicated one. There are some women who radiant confidence and know they can rock any outfit, while others keep a long list of insecurities on repeat in their heads. Most of us are somewhere in between, constantly oscillating along the spectrum. You’re always going to have good… Read more »

How Body Positivity Helped Kill the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2019

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It looks like the angels will be resting their wings this year after the cancellation of the legendary Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. The annual event has been running since 1995, featuring lingerie-clad models and big-name performers promoting the brand on a lavish runway. In 2019, however, the company announced that they would not be holding… Read more »

2020 Brand Ambassador Search!

Outgoing!Fearless!Body Positive!Passionate!Social Media Savvy! Does this sound like you? The Pouting Room is looking for courageous, spirited women willing to join our brand ambassador program! Our ambassador babes will focus on spreading the word about what a boudoir session at The Pouting Room is really like, and will be proud to share their boudoir photos… Read more »

Reasons to Do a Boudoir Shoot as an Older Woman

Day of the shoot

A widely held misconception is that only young, fit women are attractive enough to do boudoir photography—a heavily flawed belief. First and foremost, it is critical to note that there is not one standard definition of what makes someone beautiful. The second mistake this assumption makes is that beauty can be limited or determined by… Read more »

Guest Article from Spicy Lingerie: Top Lingerie Tips for Boudoir Photo Shoots

If you’ve ever had the fantasy of being a glamorous lingerie model, make your dreams come true with an intimate photo shoot. Not only will you have gorgeous pictures for posterity, but it also gives you a chance to explore your sexy side with a little-added fun and creativity. With smartphone technology, there is a… Read more »

Three Self-Love Books Every Woman Should Read

Self-Love Books for Women

At the Pouting Room, we’re all about self-love. We believe that every woman is uniquely gorgeous and amazing, including you! For many women, however, self-love can be a difficult concept to put into practice. We’re so prone to self-criticism, and the messages we get from the media don’t help either. Learning to love yourself unconditionally… Read more »

How to Get in the Right Mindset for Your Boudoir Shoot

Preparing for a Boudoir Photo Shoot

If you’re thinking of booking a boudoir photo shoot, you may already have an idea of how beautiful, sexy and empowered it can make you feel. However, it can be difficult to keep insecurities at bay and get into the right mindset. Here are some tips to mentally prepare for your boudoir shoot: Don’t worry… Read more »

Prop Ideas to Bring to Your Boudoir Photo Shoot

Props to Bring to Boudoir Photo Shoot

Finding your inner beauty and strength comes naturally with a boudoir photo shoot, where you serve as the picturesque centerpiece of a stunning portfolio dedicated to the confidence in you. Boudoir photo shoots help you leap outside of your comfort zone to discover new things about yourself to cherish. A fun aspect of boudoir photo… Read more »