It’s important to tell girls that they do not need to be sexual in order to be loved and respected. And it’s equally important to tell girls that as human beings they have bodily autonomy and can do whatever they see fit to do with their own person.
If you give one of these messages and not the other then you’re giving the incomplete truth.
My favorite thing about Benson? I think my favorite thing is that she’s a lioness … she’s a mama bear. She will protect you at all costs. It’s not that she doesn’t have fear, it’s that she feels the fear and does it anyway.
Don’t we all need an Olivia Benson in our lives?
"Sunny, hot, rich, and beautiful," is how makeup artist Pat McGrath described the typical Sicilian look. That all translated to luminous skin, golden lids, and flushed cheeks.