Ignoring body-shamers: These female celebs confidently show off their amazing bodies

Anne Marielle Eugenio
PUBLISHED May 16, 2018 02:06 pm

(Inside Manila) As public figures, celebrities are no exception to the watchful eyes of their bashers and critics. More often than not, their body features are the usual targets. They will hear words like “Ang laki naman ng pata niya,” “Bakit siya may bilbil?” or “Ang taba mo na.”

While these words may sting, these female celebrities had already learned the art of ignoring their bashers and just confidently flaunt their bodies, including their “imperfections”, in the way they want to.

Check out these women who will inspire you to love and be proud of your body!

Catriona Gray


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Just because she is Miss World Philippines 2016 and Miss Universe Philippines 2018 does not mean that she doesn’t have any flaws. Catriona Gray confidently flaunts her body in a bikini, showing the “tiger stripes” on her backside and she is proud of them!

Bela Padilla


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Kapamilya actress Bela Padilla was surprised when one of her photos showing her tummy flab obtained attention on social media. For her bashers, she told them that she does have a belly, and they would have to deal with that. She doesn’t want to edit her photo to “perfection” because she doesn’t want the younger ones to think that pictures are only likeable if they’re perfect.

Denise Laurel

Already a mom of one, Denise Laurel also has her share of stretch marks. However, those did not stop her from wearing a revealing two-piece swimsuit. She even encouraged the moms and other women to be proud of their stretch marks.

Cacai Bautista


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Comedienne and singer Cacai Bautista often posts bikini photos on Instagram and she admits she doesn’t have a body fit to the "society’s standards". But she couldn’t care less about her bashers’ comments. She is one woman proud of her body.

Karla Estrada

The "Magandang Buhay" host totally redefined sexy through her swimsuit photos. She donned one-piece swimsuits, encouraging women to be confident with their own skin.

Jessy Mendiola


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Kapamilya star Jessy Mendiola is often bashed for her “thunder thighs”. As she spent more years in showbiz, she learned to ignore the negative comments and continue to confidently show off her physique. Nothing’s gonna stop this girl from flaunting it because she has it!

Iza Calzado

Iza Calzado knows that she doesn't have toned thighs and stomach. Things her bashers pointed out about her flaws. Instead of snapping back at the body shamers, the actress just advised them to see her in a two-piece swimsuit so they can further criticize her. It might make them feel good about themselves (insert sarcasm).



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