Weekly Inspiration: Love yourself - plus-size models and real beauty standards
#StaiyCurious: Beauty comes in many forms, and it is essential to ensure that all people identify with the models that the fashion industry promotes. We do not need a new model of perfect beauty, but we should simply embrace it in all of its shapes. This is about overcoming an outdated idea of beauty that has led brands to focus on homogeneous body typologies in their campaigns.
After decades of the reign of models stylized to the extreme and thinness as a synonym of the attractive and the desirable, the world said ‘enough’. It is not just an aesthetic issue, but also an ethical manifesto: each person is born with certain physical attributes, and no one should be ashamed of their body. Unfortunately, complexes created by trendsetters have decided that the image of what beauty is doesn't fit the reality of how the human body looks. People are diverse, different from each other, and in that diversity lies the beauty.