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stars on their evolving body image

These celebs love their bodies in every shape, size and form.

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The Vera Wang gown she wore to the 2015 Met Gala helped her let go of harsh body expectations. “I was like, ‘I don’t have to be that 19-year-old body shape anymore,’” she told Vogue.

Selena Gomez

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The Wonder singer used to have an extreme desire to be the “pinnacle of fitness,” he told British GQ. But girlfriend Camila Cabello helped him relax his high expectations.

Shawn Mendes

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RiRi fully embraces her shape fluctuating over time. “I know when I’m having a fat day and when I’ve lost weight. I accept all of the bodies,” she told Vogue in 2018.

Rihanna

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In Miss Americana, Swift opened up about struggling with an eating disorder and how that affected her tour stamina. Now, she’s accepted being a “size 6 instead of a size 00.”

Taylor Swift

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To celebrate Halloween in 2020, Halsey uploaded a throwback pic of their 2018 Poison Ivy costume accompanied by a powerful message of self-love.

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I miss being ~*tour shredded*~ but also I am comfy and squishy now so can’t complain.

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“I definitely gained a few pounds over this quarantine time and I love my body and I’m proud of my shape,” the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star said in a YouTube Q&A.

Kourtney Kardashian

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Smith wrote in an IG post (though it's since been deleted) that the holiday season triggers their body insecurities, but added an uplifting message.

Sam Smith

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Let’s make sure we remind our bodies during this time that no matter what weight we are, we are deserving of love and acceptance.

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kourtney kardashian shares an unedited bikini pic