Ashley Graham Goes Unretouched in Swimsuit Ads
We have talked about Ashley Graham before, and now the plus sized model is pushing her body positivity message by designing her own collection of beach wear for Swimsuits for All, a website catering to the plus sized woman.
Feminists and "big girls" everywhere are celebrating her "courage" for posing in a series of unretouched paparazzi photos for the swimsuit ads. In the series of images, Ashley can be seen frolicking on the beach in her latest bikini and one-piece swimsuit designs, urging those with less than perfect bodies to show it off.
"I hope these images instill a fearless belief in everyone to be happy in their own skin and enjoy living in the moment, no matter who is watching," shes said in a statement. On Instagram, she added "Reminder: being authentic is beautiful.