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The actress bravely opens up to J-14 about her love-hate relationship with her body.
Bathing suit season is here — and Demi Lovato isn’t afraid to show off her shape! What’s her secret? “Love your body the way it is,” she tells J-14ers. “You don’t have to have a thigh gap to be beautiful. Love your curves!”
There’s no doubt about it: Being a girl can be tough. And it’s especially hard when it comes to today’s beauty standards — just ask Dove Cameron. You see, like 88% of American teens, the Liv & Maddie star admits that there was a time where she severely battled with body insecurities.
“My confidence just dropped!”
In fact, when it comes to the pressures that teens are under to look perfect, Dove says that she’s been there. “I’ve struggled with it intensely,” she confides to J-14. “I had a couple of years where my self-esteem was on fire and everything was great from like ages 15-17. Then, I had a couple of rocky years when I was 18 and 19 where my
“In every day life, it’s like you’re supposed to be really skinny and have a super tiny waist — and that’s not right,” Bella Thorne says. “People shouldn’t tell you what you should look like. Beauty is more than
just one size.”
“True happiness is taking care of your body,” Dove tells J-14ers. ▶ Demi is all about celebrating her curves! ▶ Bella isn’t going to let beauty standards define her!