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Thousands of women are posting their bikini beach photos online in inspiring trendRachel Hollis’ photo went viral for all the right reasons last week and now thousands of other women are following her example11:40, 6 APR 2015Updated11:53, 6 APR 2015″I have stretch marks and I wear a bikini. I have a belly that’s permanently flabby from carrying three giant babies and I wear a bikini. My belly button is saggy. . . (which is something I didn’t even know was possible before!!) and I wear a bikini,” wrote Rachel.”I wear a bikini because I’m proud of this body and every mark on it. Those marks prove that I was blessed enough to carry my babies and that flabby tummy means I worked hard to lose what weight I could.”They aren’t scars ladies, they’re stripes and you’ve earned them. Flaunt that body with pride! HollisHoliday.”She never expected the reaction she got from posting her bikini photo online, with thousands of women (and men) messaging her to tell her how much her post had given them more confidence in their own bodies.Well now she has responded:”People keep asking me my reaction to everything that has happened, and I am so overwhelmed.”Because this is not anything that I did, this is something that you did.”12,
000 people have commented on that photo, and have posted their own picture.”Women and men of every size and shape from all over the world, from different backgrounds are standing up and saying, who I am, right now, today, is enough.”This is what the real me looks like, and it’s enough.”Rachel started a trend on Facebook with lots of other women posting their bikini picturesPositive comments from other mothers flooded in on the post “You have no idea of how empowering your words are to someone as myself,” reads one comment.”I gave birth to my last baby (my third son) 6 months ago. I have many stretch marks. and my confidence has plummeted. Reading this has made me realize how I’m seeing everything in the wrong way. “Another comment reads: “Thank you for sharing this! Finally another woman who’s stomach looks like mine.”One brilliant comment on the thread is from a war veteran: “I don’t have legs, but I still wear shorts!
My body is covered with scars from a land mine encounter, but I wear shorts.