In her video “Bikini Karaoke,” Riona, the Unnatural Woman, makes the argument that a bikini body is just a body with a bikini on it.
“Bikini body” and “bikini season” are a couple of small phrases that seem to carry a lot of weight. Every year, articles dominate the media pipelines of either getting a bikini body or being happy with the one you’ve got. One woman, actress Hazel Hayes took to social media to help deal with some of the anxiety she feels dealing with all this, and we think her message has landed on sympathetic ears.
If you’re going to dare insult a curvy model for her body, be prepared the clap back — and beautiful clap back at that. When someone called model and Instagram star Diana Veras “fat” on Twitter earlier this week, she didn’t just block the troll; she took action.
Fitness mom talks about the time she was insecure about her body with its stretch marks and how her husband helped her overcome these feelings.
In February, reality star Khloé Kardashian was at the center of a controversy regarding what some deemed an inappropriate and unrealistic ad campaign in the U.K. for Protein World. Viewers felt the images featuring Kardashian in a swimsuit were heavily airbrushed and sent a misleading message.
Kim confirmed that she believes her body is “flawless" after some unretouched pics of her flaunting her figure on the beach brought out the body shamers.
Christie Brinkley has appeared on more than 500 magazine covers. Now a devoted mother of three — singer-songwriter Alexa Ray Joel, 29, student Jack Paris Taubman, 20, and aspiring model Sailor Lee Brinkley Cook, 16 — the lifelong vegetarian is still asked to pose in her bathing suit, at 61. To capitalize on everything she knows about aging beautifully, Christie has her own beauty line, Christie Brinkley Authentic Skincare. You’ve got to bring it back to your inner glow.” She will appear on HSN on October 29 for Christie Brinkley Authentic Skincare.