6 Inspirational Humans That Stood up Against Body Shaming and Learned To Love Their Bodies

1. Ciera Swaringen

This 19 year old was born with a rare skin condition known as “giant congenital melanocytic nevus” that leaves her body filled with moles and birth marks. She had been bullied her whole life, “One day I remember being on the school bus and hearing a young boy laugh at me and call me a spotty dog. That really knocked my confidence. I was young, and it made me feel different than the other kids—like something was wrong with me” she told HotSpot media. She has finally taken to the social media to express herself unabashedly. Her spirit is motivating many more people to come forward and be who they are.

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