Chrissy Teigen got real about her new 'mom bod' in an honest Twitter post.
Chrissy Teigen has never been shy about posting her truth.
On Monday, July 30, Teigen took to Twitter to get real about body confidence.
Sharing a video of herself, Teigen honed in on her stretch marks, letting viewers know that "this is my new body."
mom bod alert! https://t.co/Qi0BZvLmhV— christine teigen (@christine teigen) 1533000127.0
It may be hard to imagine that someone like Teigen, a Sports Illustrated cover model, would ever not be happy with her body — especially considering how often she dispenses justice to body-shaming trolls. But after having two kids, she's dealing with the fact that her body has changed. That's hard, but she's embracing it with self-love.
Just like the rest of us, Teigen's not immune to the feelings of inadequacy seeing "killer bodies" on social media induces.
That's why — instead of posting anything filtered or photoshopped — Teigen reminded her fans that "regular ol' bodies" are beautiful.
Instagram is crazy. I think it’s awesome people have killer bodies and are proud to show them off (I really do!!) b… https://t.co/yiUHChBcUq— christine teigen (@christine teigen) 1533000671.0
Accepting our own bodies — whatever shape, size, color, stretch marks, or no stretch marks — is an important part of self-love.
Feeling good in your skin is a journey we're all on — even Chrissy Teigen.
also I don’t really call this “body confidence” because I’m not quite there yet. I’m still super insecure. I’m just… https://t.co/4N2fS1fQMo— christine teigen (@christine teigen) 1533001018.0