• Lena Dunham vows to donate $1 to charity for every Instagram comment about self-love
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    Lena Dunham vows to donate $1 to charity for every Instagram comment about self-love

    Lena Dunham has called on her millions of Instagram followers to comment below a nude photograph of her with reasons why they love themselves.In exchange, the Girls star and writer has promised to donate $1 for each comment posted during the next week to Friendly House LA, a care home for recovering female addicts.“Any negativity that comes your way is just an excuse to love yourself even more, right? “ Dunham’s caption begins. “Comment below with a reason you love yourself. I’ll go first: I’m a sober accountable adult who still loves to get naked. Okay, GO!”In just 14 hours, the 33-year-old’s post has garnered more than 25,700 comments from fans and fellow celebrities sharing honest and empowering messages about self-love.Actor Rumer Willis wrote: “I love myself for my resolute loyalty. My tender heart and my compassion and empathy for others....oh and the tiny freckle on my toe.”Model Tess Holliday added: “I love myself because it’s the greatest love I’ve ever known. I love my soft body, tender heart, resilience & courage to keep going.”Several male celebrities also left comments, including British actor Orlando Bloom.> View this post on Instagram> > Any negativity that comes your way is just an excuse to love yourself even more, right? Comment below with a reason you love yourself. I’ll go first: I’m a sober accountable adult who still loves to get naked. Okay, GO! For every comment in the next week, I’ll be donating a dollar to @FriendlyHouseLA, a residential program for women recovering from substance and alcohol addiction. So guys, be liberal with your self-praise…💵> > A post shared by Lena Dunham (@lenadunham) on May 29, 2019 at 10:26am PDT“You’re a genius!,” the Pirates of the Caribbean star wrote. “I’m a recovering- impulsive risk taker – I love my sincere and sometimes too sensitive heart.”Bloom was followed by 13 Reasons Why star Tommy Dorfman, who wrote: “I’m a sober responsible loving person who will always pickup the phone and show up for people.”Other well-known commenters on Dunham’s post include actor Emma Roberts, model Daisy Lowe and activist Scarlett Curtis.The post hasn’t even been up for a full day but we suspect there’s much more self-love wisdom to come.

  • Lena Dunham unveils new ‘Sick’ tattoo
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    Lena Dunham unveils new ‘Sick’ tattoo

    Lena Dunham has revealed a new tattoo which seemingly pays homage to her experiences with chronic illness. The Girls co-creator and star uploaded a photograph of her latest inking on Instagram on Monday. It shows the word “Sick” written on the back of her neck in a font made to look like one long strand of rope. “Sometimes the thing you’re most scared of being called is the best thing you can call yourself,” Dunham wrote in the caption underneath her photo. ...

  • Lena Dunham undergoes hysterectomy following battle with endometriosis
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    Lena Dunham undergoes hysterectomy following battle with endometriosis

    The Girls actress underwent the hysterectomy to end her battle with endometriosis