Every year, the beauty standards change depending on different trends in both the fashion industry and the world of show business. Skinny ladies have long been out of date. Chunky is the new fit, and Hollywood is full of plus-size beauties!
1. Melissa McCarthy
Winner of two Emmy awards, two-time Oscar and Golden Globe nominee, and incredibly hilarious person in general, Melissa McCarthy won the hearts of thousands of viewers in a heartbeat. In her own words, she knows that she’s not the norm when it comes to her body, and it never occurred to her that so many women would see her as a role model. Well, guess what? She’s awesome!
2. Rebel Wilson
This Australian actress has appeared in some of the craziest comedies in recent years. Did you know she’s also a business lady? She somehow found the room in her crazy schedule to release a clothing line, the slogan of which is “If you’re too thin, just buy a bag.” If that’s not genius, I don’t know what is.
3. Amy Schumer
The flamboyant and spontaneous comedic actress is renowned for her simple attitude towards life. Anyone could post a photo without makeup, but showing your body to the whole world right after giving birth? Girl’s got balls!
4. Octavia Spencer
All her life, Octavia has been overweight, but that fact does not bother her. The most important thing for her is to be in harmony with her inner self and being happy in her own body. She once said on her Facebook page that if someone feels unwell, they should start with small changes to get better. So don’t just dismiss your weight problems, okay?
Her full name is Melissa Viviane Jefferson, but you know her as one and only Lizzo. Singer, rapper, actress and Instagram model – this queen can do anything. Her career skyrocketed in 2020, when she received three Grammys, this brought her universal recognition.
6. Ashley Graham
Ashley is one of the most popular plus-size models today. She has her own brand of lingerie and swimwear that can accentuate the beauty of any body. She once said that you have to treat yourself as the most beautiful woman in the world because that’s who you are. And we couldn’t agree more.
7. Kate Upton
Kate Upton is possibly the only plus-size model to grace the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, for which, as you know, only the most iconic beauties of the era are selected. In 2014, the young bombshell received the title of the sexiest woman in the world, and in terms of popularity, Kate eclipsed even Cara Delevingne.
8. Kat Dennings
With her signature 1940s curls and adorable body, this beauty looks as if she just stepped down from an old Hollywood movie set. So what’s the secret to staying in such great shape? She doesn’t smoke, rarely drinks, and almost never goes overboard with junk food!
9. Christina Hendricks
Christina Hendricks has always been proud of her forms and has always considered herself a gorgeous woman. It is this self-confidence helped the actress to make her way to Hollywood, and the main role in “Mad Men” brought her worldwide fame.
10. Barbie Ferreira
Maybe Barbie Ferreira is the youngest girl on our list but no less bright and talented then other ladies here. Barbie always had a dream of becoming a model, today she is a world-famous plus size model. Her unadulterated photos for Aerie lingerie brand became a real sensation in the fashion world in 2016. Barbie is also a talented actress. Thanks to the role of Kat Hernandez in the extremely popular series Euphoria, Barbie became a fashion icon.