Beal, who has completed 32 marathons, took to Instagram with two side-by-side photos of herself mid-race. The picture has clearly resonated with fans, because Beal has garnered almost 3,000 likes and hundreds of comments thanking her for posting both versions. How many of you have let a race photo steal joy from you??
Almost everybody has cellulite, and one yoga blogger is tired of the idea that cellulite doesn’t happen to thin people. It starts with YOU! I’m super petite and when I move in certain ways, I totally have cellulite and a few stray stretch marks from having a body that changes over time,” Erin Motz, aka Bad Yogi, wrote to her 107,000 followers in a Facebook post. Can we talk about cellulite?
It’s a scientific fact that images shared on social media, which are often digitally enhanced and artfully curated, breed a culture of perfectionism that is damaging to all who spend hours scrolling through feeds on various platforms. Diversity is rare and flaws are rarely highlighted, with perfect bodies on display sans cellulite or stubborn fat rolls. These images of smooth thighs and flat abs lead many to believe that this is the only “beautiful” body type — but Ashley Graham is on a mission to drop the veil of infallibility surrounding the modelling industry. “Someone once told me my thighs were ‘cellulite city’.