We are learning to accept the diversity in bodies and beauty," Jessica Torres, writer at Revelist and plus size style blogger at Tiny Red Shoes. She looks a lot happier and healthier at her current weight. That's what being body positive is all about to me," Kelvin Davis, founder of Notoriously Dapper, a body positive men's fashion blog. So YES let's reclaim our outsides for the magical things they are! This fashion leader and designer in London has made a name for herself inspiring bold clothing for plus-size women. She’s got confident curves and a sassy style that inspires body positivity. Callie enjoys living life in her own skin in the UK. 1 day ago, by Chanel Vargas It is daring to allow yourself permission to don that two-piece bathing suit, to slay that downward facing dog position, and learning to stare at your body in all of its naked glory and love on it," Marie Denee, founding editor of The Curvy Fashionista and plus size style blogger. Body positivity is more than a catch-all term. I’m a fat activist who fights for the rights of fat people," fat activist and blogger Kath Read of Fat Heffalump (image by Paul Harris). The body positivity movement is about health (at any size), identity, and self-respect. "Body positivity is loving yourself and your body unconditionally. by Maya Richard-Craven Lastly, we want to mention that for us body positivity doesn't only include weight. It's all about how you feel about your body, regardless of size. These days it can seem like brands and publications reveal a new campaign or makeup-free social media post meant to be "body positive" every day. “Body positivity is for every size, age, race, and gender. Here’s our list of the top 25 must-watch body positive influencers for 2019, ranked in descending order of their number of followers. We are relearning what beauty is. It is about celebrating all of our differences and loving them. Stevie Blaine @bopo.boy 15.7K followers. By Alex Light. Tess Holliday. It's more than hashtags. Particularly those of us at the furthest ends of the bell curve. Worthy of love, of existing, of receiving the same level of value placed upon it as the next body. Iskra, a British plus-size model, is blonde and beautiful. It is radical self love, despite society's ideals of beauty. An individual's introduction to body positivism can be very personal. "Body positivity to me means promoting body love to everyone and all bodies, not just ones that the media pushes, which seem to push the message that plus size means a size 14 and that's it. Physically challenged and a lesbian, Imogen chronicles her life without apologies. She rejected that lifestyle to become her own type of model, as well as the face of brands like L’Oreal’s True Match campaign. 1 day ago. But I want to make sure that we don't stop there. Being happy in your body does not grant you permission to steal joy from others. Bodies like mine generally aren’t included in body positivity, so I have never claimed to belong to that community. Yet. Great, Click the ‘Allow’ Button Above It is a movement for everyone. Body positivity also aims to help people understand how popular media messages contribute to the relationship that people have with their bodies, including how they feel about food, exercise, clothing, health, identity, and self-care. 2020 Bustle Digital Group. 18 hours ago, by Chanel Vargas Marsha Ella is an amputee model inspiring the use of prosthetics. Advertisement . Their Instagram posts show up marketed on mainstream media, such as on Yahoo’s homepage. It is a battle with society and even a bigger one with ourselves. Ashley is still one of the top body positive influencers in the world. "I'd love to see our culture move our goals beyond the 'body positivity' part of redefining beauty and into the space of something I feel really invested in right now: We can call it 'body equality.'