Lizzo appears to be like as beautiful as ever speaking in regards to the significance of shallowness
Lizzo is celebrating Taurus season in a means solely she will be able to — by stripping down and consuming some espresso.
The singer/songwriter and joyfully outspoken proponent for loving your physique went totally nude and makeup-free for her newest social media publish, partnering on a much-needed trigger — to assist right this moment’s youth perceive that shallowness shouldn’t be tied to their look.
“To celebrate I wanna give y’all this unedited selfie.. now normally I would fix my belly and smooth my skin but baby I wanted show u how I do it au natural,” Lizzo wrote on Instagram subsequent to a stunning image of her casually having fun with her espresso sans garments. “I am excited to be partnering with @dove and the #DoveSelfEsteemProject which is helping to reverse the negative effects of social media and changing the conversation about beauty standards. Let’s get real y’all.”
The Dove Self Esteem challenge is, “aligned to promote adolescent body confidence,” and provides entry to free downloadable instruments which are “designed to allow teachers and schools to run body-confidence workshops. The workshops allow teachers and pupils to explore the impact that image ideals portrayed through the media have on young people’s self-esteem.”
According to the corporate, “Low body confidence and self-esteem affect young people’s learning. Anxiety about appearance has been linked to poorer concentration and less engagement in class, resulting in worse academic performance. Globally, 8 out of 10 girls admit to opting out of important everyday activities, such as engaging with friends or loved ones, because of concern about their looks.”
This is Lizzo’s second time in every week making headlines through her social media posts. She shared a hilarious story a number of days in the past about sliding up into actor Chris Evans’ DMs. “Don’t drink and DM, kids,” she wrote, exhibiting a screenshot from Evans’ Instagram that confirmed she despatched him three emojis: The puff of wind, a water polo participant, and a basketball. He hilariously responded, “No shame in a drunk DM. God knows I’ve done worse on this app lol.”
When she’s not making new associates on-line, the singer continues to unfold a message of self-love and acceptance. When posting a video of her exercise on social media, she quipped, “It may come as a surprise to some of y’all, that I’m not working out to have your ideal body type,” after being scrutinized for her physique.
She additionally put a male reporter in his place who pressed her on her success regardless of her “unconventional look.”
“I think that women are always going to be criticized for existing in their bodies,” Lizzo stated, “and I don’t think I’m any different than any of the other great women who’ve come before me that had to literally be politicized just to be sexual… you know what I mean? [Just to] exist.” She additionally talked about males’s roles (ahem reporter) in perpetuating harmful requirements for girls. “So, what does that tell you about the oppressor? What does that tell you about men? Get it together, we don’t talk about your dick sizes, do we? Like, ‘That’s not a conventional dick size, it’s too small.’ We still let ya’ll asses run all over the goddamn place.”
God bless this girl.