• Teacher fired over revealing photos promoting plus-size swimwear
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    Maggie Parker

    Teacher fired over revealing photos promoting plus-size swimwear

    Viktoria Popova was recently fired from her job at Russia's Omsk School No. 7 after her superiors found photos on Instagram of her posing in a swimsuit.

  • Curvy model posts powerful comparison to smaller woman only to be cyberbullied
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    Maggie Parker

    Curvy model posts powerful comparison to smaller woman only to be cyberbullied

    Believe it or not, a swimsuit shot can do a lot. Which is why plus size model and influencer Alexa Phelece posted a split-screen photo on Instagram of herself and another model wearing the strappy one-piece. “So here we have two girls in the same swimsuit.

  • 20 Standout Plus-Size Swimsuits for Every Budget
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    Margie Ashcroft

    20 Standout Plus-Size Swimsuits for Every Budget

    From fashion-forward printed bikinis to super-flirty one piece swimwear, here are 20 knockout plus-size swimsuits to help you have your bombshell beach moment.

  • Curvy Woman Shares What It’s Really Like to Shop for Bikinis at Her Size
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    Hayley FitzPatrick

    Curvy Woman Shares What It’s Really Like to Shop for Bikinis at Her Size

    Aliss Bonython often posts about her struggle to accept her body on her Instagram channel. With swimsuit season shortly approaching, Aliss Bonython is already feeling the pain of shopping as a plus size woman. The popular vlogger, who uses her platform to promote body positivity and embracing all shapes and sizes, recently posted a mirror selfie to Instagram to show the challenges curvy women face when trying to find well-fitting bikinis.

  • Plus-size model bares stretch marks in unretouched ad in Swimsuit Issue
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    Nisean Lorde

    Plus-size model bares stretch marks in unretouched ad in Swimsuit Issue

    When Ashley Graham first graced the pages of Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue in 2015, she was modelling plus size swimwear for an advertisement (the first plus-size ad to ever run in the issue) —who knew that she’d land the sought-after cover a year later? Graham has essentially paved the way for other plus-size models to flaunt their curves in the world-renowned magazine. This year, curvy model Denise Bidot will proudly show her stretch marks in a groundbreaking, unretouched Lane Bryant swimsuit ad to be featured in the 2017 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.

  • Iskra Lawrence: ‘Your fat rolls are beautiful’
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    Nisean Lorde

    Iskra Lawrence: ‘Your fat rolls are beautiful’

    Supermodel Iskra Lawrence wants you to know that you are beautiful, and so are your fat rolls. The only reason we believe that they aren’t, said the supermodel, is because we don’t see them in the media unless someone’s being ridiculed over their weight.