Posted on October 02 2019
To start, let’s define what the body positive movement is. It is a social movement rooted in the belief that all human beings should have a positive body image, while challenging the ways in which society presents the physical body. What this means is that no matter your shape or size, you are beautiful and welcomed. Society has not always been accepting of different body types, but this movement fights back at that. Everyone has their own interpretation of this movement, but we are going to stick to the facts.
Rainbeau Curves is a supporter in the body positive movement. We saw that a group of plus sized women were getting neglected from the activewear industry. That is the sole reason Rainbeau Curves started – we saw a need and fulfilled it. We support all people of all body types. It is a great movement because it has started the conversation of acceptance of plus sized bodies as well as fulfilling the needs of these individuals.
We all know not everyone is born a size 00, and that’s perfectly okay. You do not need to be a size 00 to be beautiful and powerful. The most important thing is to be healthy. If you are a size 14 and you are healthy, that’s all that matters. All in all, being healthy has little to nothing to do with what size you are if you are treating your body with care. This is where the body positive movement becomes controversial – people correlate being plus size with being unhealthy. That isn’t always the case. Some people are born with extra curves to love! The body positive movement does not support unhealthy lifestyles, it supports people of all sizes.
No matter what size you are, your body is your temple and it needs to be treated as such. Our motto at Rainbeau Curves is:
Be sure to visit the Rainbeau Curves site and social media pages on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest to learn more about our role in the body positive movement and check out our gorgeous activewear collections while you’re there!