We’re constantly inundated with images of thin bodies in the media, and it can be easy to believe that clothes only look good on smaller frames. And body negativity isn’t exclusive to Instagram or fashion shows either – it’s prevalent in everyday life. I’ve been on the receiving end of offensive body comments more than once, and every time, it makes me feel anxious and insecure. However, I know deep down that this negative dialogue isn’t rooted in fact. It goes without saying that bodies of all sizes can look fashionable, and that’s precisely the message that TikTok user @jaimmykoroma communicates on the regular.
For the uninitiated, Koroma is an art director and advocate for body acceptance, self-confidence, and self-love. Her TikTok account is chock-full of epic body-positive and food-positive content that encourages everyone who scrolls through her profile to celebrate their bodies, say “no” to unhealthy dieting, and be … Read the rest