Celebrities like Jennifer Lopez and Chiquis Rivera may help promote the beauty of curves, but even they will admit that having a curvy body comes with problems. Some are kind of funny, but others are just a pain. Adrienne Bailon. Talk about fairy tale engagement! View the discussion thread. Skip to main content. Here are problems us curvy chicas have faced over and over again:. Your mami may have taught you some tricks for finding pants, but forget about it!
However, not all women have bowed to the pressure, and some Latinas have even taken advantage of their many gorgeous attributes to help push their own careers. Celebrities like Jennifer Lopez, Christina Aguilera and Rosario Dawson have also used the attention to help other women feel beautiful in their own skin. To all these famous ladies who are proud of their voluptuous figure and that constantly send the message that it's OK not to be "model thin," today we pay them a small and well-deserved tribute. Take a look below at the slideshow we have put together in collaboration with HuffPost Voces and let us know which one of these is your favorite curvy star. US Edition U.
Shakira is one hot mami! The mami of twins has often been criticized for her weight, but we think the singer looks curve-perfect every day! The year-old beauty wore this curve revealing gown to 10th Annual Style Awards last week.
Our culture has a serious obsession with women having bodies that are deemed socially acceptable and beautiful. The standards that have been thrown at us have varied over the years. But the unifying factor has always been that women have to be fit and lean. Fortunately, there is a new wave of body positivity sweeping the nation but too often Latinas are left out of the equation. Here are 30 curvy Latinas who are changing the game and making sure everyone knows beauty and self-love exists at any size.