We're officially crowning 2017 as the year when we accepted our imperfections and celebrated our personalities, bodies and self-confidence. Here are seven badass, self-assured women showing that the definition of beauty is self-love:More
After developing adult acne in 2015, makeup artists Em Ford began sharing images of herself both with and without makeup on social media, opening up about the harsh criticism she's received on her YouTube Channel and social media accounts about her appearance. As a result of her honesty and assuring words to fellow acne sufferers, Ford has since worked with brands such as Kylie Jenner and L'Oreal and continues to inspire her one million Instagram followers.
Winnie Harlow (born Chantelle Brown-Young; July 27, 1994) is a Canadian fashion model, spokesperson and activist. Since winning the 21st cycle of America's Next Top Model, the Canadian-born model has gone on to speak openly about her skin condition vitiligo and has become an activist and TED speaker on diversity.
Model Precious Lee is one of the first size14 African American women to appear in an advert in Sports Illustrated and has starred in plus size brand Lane Bryant's #ImNoAngel campaign. Last September, she was the first black plus size-model in Vogue. Throughout her Instagram Lee posts body-confident images of herself in swimwear and lingerie and urges her followers to embrace their bodies.