The modeling industry has been blamed for a lot of body image issues.
However, in recent years, the standards of beauty have begun to change. The world of modeling has started to become more open to all shapes and sizes of beauty.
10. Iskra Lawrence
Lawrence endorses a healthy and positive body image and is a great role model for young women around the world. She encourages women of all shapes and sizes to try and break into the modeling world.
9. Ashley Graham
Graham is one of the most recognizable faces in plus-size modeling and is a dedicated and active role model for teenage girls dealing with self-acceptance and body image.
8. Victoria Lee
Victoria Lee is a great role model for girls to look up to, she promotes a healthy and active lifestyle and is also educated and beautiful.
7. Iman McDonnaugh
Iman is talented, confident and beautiful and is an outstanding role model for teenage girls and women around the globe. Her unique look is due to her being a mix of Italian, Jamaican, Trinidadian and Irish.
6. Candice Huffine
Huffine is a veteran in the plus-size modeling world and still finds herself breaking boundaries. Her goal is to prove that women don’t need to be a certain size in order to be classified as beautiful.
5. Georgina Burke
Burke is currently living in New York City and loves showing off her killer size 14 curvy body. She has appeared in ads for Macy’s, Saks and many more.
4. Christina Andrews
The beautiful Andrews claims she used to not be in love with her body, however, people around her gave her the confidence and she began to love her body, especially her butt.
3. Barbara Ferreira
Ferreira is a stunning Brazilian model, born and raised in the Big Apple. This young diva is only 18 years old and has already managed to make a name for herself.
2. Tara Lynn
Tara Lynn’s stunning face and beautiful curves have captured the attention of numerous photographers and magazines. She helps encourage women of all shapes and sizes to embrace their beauty.
1. Denise Bidot
In 2014, Bidot broke barriers when she became the first plus-size model to walk in two shows for straight-size brands, making a huge impact on the modeling world.
They are changing the face of modeling and breaking boundaries in the industry.