It’s a truly good thing to see the push for a “body positivism” really gathering pace – right around the world. When you hear that generally women have 13 negative thoughts about their body every day and that American women would rather win America’s Next Top Model than win a Nobel Prize, it’s more fire to the cause that women and the world reject the idea of bodily perfection and embrace what they’ve got. But, although a lot of celebs and media commentators are now vociferous in their support of being body positive, there are plenty of inspirational women who were doing long before it became a thing.
1. Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet may be one of the most successful leading Hollywood over the last twenty years, but she will be the first to tell you that her boobs sag just like yours or her stretch marks are just as present as yours are. Kate has always been great and closing the gap between our expectations of cinema beauty and real beauty, and her ability to keep it real means that that kind of glamour isn’t just for the tight-tummied 22 year olds in Los Angeles!