TikTokers are dancing with their bellies out to promote body acceptance

A growing chain of TikTokers are dancing with their natural, unretouched stomachs out to promote body acceptance on the video-sharing app. Lizzy Khang, who has over 367K followers on the platform, shared the first video in the growing series on Aug. 28. showing herself confidently dancing to a mashup of “Captain Hook” and “Side to Side” after pulling her high-waisted jeans below her stomach. “Own it,” she captioned the clip, which has been viewed more than 18.7M times. Shortly after that, 27-year-old Carolina Guardian, who is an advocate for body positivity, self-love and mental health awareness. duetted Khang’s original concept in a side-by-side clip that has since racked up 10.1M views. The duet has since snowballed into multiple viral chains of five or more women unapologetically dancing with their bellies out for the sake of self-love — and TikTokers are loving it. “Now THIS is the greatest chain of all time,” commented a user on one version of the trend