A true icon of the body positive movement around the world, Grammy award-winning singer Lizzo also continues posting messages which advocate self-acceptance to her 8.6 million followers on Instagram. She has previously posed on the front page of Vogue magazine, proudly showing off her figure without any retouching, and more recently on the Brazilian edition of Marie Claire.
In addition to being a champion for body positivity and empowerment, she also posts hilarious videos.
A video without filters
On April 20, the 'Juice' singer posted a new video on her Instagram account. In this video, the Lizzo can be seen looking completely fresh-faced and all-natural. With her hair in an updo, she twerks in front of her phone's camera while wearing a skimpy outfit.
Lizzo also posed for a photo, dressed in a simple black lace bodysuit, showing off her booty once again. The caption reads:
Focus on a body part u don't like about yourself and show it some love today. This quarantine has a lot of people suffering from mental health issues because we can't get out and do our normal coping/self care routines.... Self-hatred was starting to creep up on me but I gotta remember I'm 110% that bitch love you!
A controversial post
This inspiring post greatly pleased her community, but it also made some followers react negatively. As usual, Lizzo triggered a debate in the comments section.
While some people found the video too daring and inappropriate, others did not hesitate to show their support:
This message is incredible. Lizzo never said you had to be thin or big. She said LOVE YOURSELF. (...) Loving yourself is always healthier than hating yourself.