In her latest interview with Vogue, where she talked briefly about her new relationship and how she and Drake no longer have a friendship (which made headlines), Rihanna also made a very important statement about her body. Despite a lot of questions and fuss about it, she is just fine with her figure, whether she has more meat on her bones or is slim.
“You’ve just got to laugh at yourself, honestly. I mean, I know when I’m having a fat day and when I’ve lost weight. I accept all of the bodies,” she said. “I’m not built like a Victoria’s Secret girl, and I still feel very beautiful and confident in my lingerie.”
Such messages about body confidence are important, especially in a time where social media says you can only obtain it if you have a certain look. So we thought we’d gather together a few other healthy messages about body image from a few of your faves. Here’s what they have to say about embracing the vessel they’ve been given.