The world is becoming increasingly mad day by day, specifically in the Fashion domain. It has become very hard to find a model who weighs more than a carrot and two Tomatoes and not be called FAT. While the majority of models are dangerously underweight and give a bad impression of how “beauty” should be, a new wave of “Plus size” models who mainly weigh above the conventional weight (which is as aforementioned a carrot and two tomatoes)for the modeling domain. This wave has helped a huge number of women to regain their self-confidence and realize that’s it’s okay to be or not to be skinny as long as you remain healthy.
now let’s take a look at these 10 gorgeous ladies:
1 Barbara Ferreira
She might look unreal because of her flawless beauty, but I assure you, she is. This beautiful woman is in fact very human, she posted images of her pictures on Instagram and received plenty of body shaming comments but she ignored it and kept her head high.
2 Ashley Graham
She is considered to be the first plus size model on the cover of Sports Illustrated, which is a huge achievement for her and all of the "plus size" models out there. She has even designed her own lingerie collection!
3 Nadia Aboulhosn
Aboulhosn in Arabic means "father of beauty" and indeed this last name is befitting to this mother of beauty. At first, Nadia started as a blogger and then ascended to modeling. she has been featured in numerous set of magazines such as Vogue, Complex, America Apparel and much more, and she is not slowing down!
4 Tara Lynn
She showed up for the first time in a plus size shoot for V & Elle , hence she has been in every magazine you could think of. This successful woman has overcome a lot of bullying and body shaming with self-love and strength.
5 Precious Lee
Precious has been featured in a bikini ad for Sports Illustrated and posed for Lane Bryant. Born and raised in Atlanta, this woman grew up not being ashamed and completely accepting of her curves.
6 Saffi Karina
Can you believe that this woman was actually dropped from her agency because "she was size 10. This made her determinant to embrace that rejection and show them what they have lost. Indeed she made it for she now holds workshops to help curvy women to get into the modeling business. Hail to her!
7 Robyn Lawley
This Australian model has been on the cover of a big number of magazines (Elle, Vogue...etc). She gained her fame for being the first plus size model to be featured in Ralph Lauren campaign.
8 Philomena Kwao
Philomena has taken it upon herself to show the world that black women aren't Beyonce and Rihanna. She also noted that the plus size industry wasn't fair to skin color diversity and thankfully she is doing something about it.
9 Candice Huffine
Candice has been passionate about being a model since a young age, but was rejected by every single company except for one which offered her a plus size modeling contract. and she never guessed that she would become one of its pioneers!
10 Jennie Runk
No, she isn't Aphrodite silly. Runk was discovered at the age of 13 and actually decided to gain weight to become a plus size model. She was even featured in H&M's swimwear ad campaign which is an off case since they are known for featuring only underweight models.