“I Get 6 Packs For My Back And I Love Am Die” – Actress, Monalisa Stephen Speaks On Being Body Shamed
Nollywood actress, Monalisa Stephen has revealed that she is not ashamed of her plus-size body shape despite being body shamed by trolls on and off social media.
The beautiful thespian disclosed this in a post she shared on her verified Instagram page today, November 4.
According to her, she will continue continue talking about body positivity as a way of creating awareness.
She also asked her fans to quite pitying her as she has a very “tough skin”.
She wrote, “You Can’t Body Shame me because I get Coconut Head. I no dey put my ear for negative tAlk. I Dey Block Bad Energy. I Get 6 Pack for my Back and I Love am Die .
Am I depressed? No I’m not. Deep down I love my body and the way I look and I don’t want to change it . Living in denial? No! And I will not defend or explain myself .
Will I keep taking about Body Positivity? Yes I will. Do I support Working Out and Eating Right ? Yes I do!! I want to be FAT and FIT. This issue have affected people’s mental Health.
A lot have died from being bodyshamed. We need to create Awareness!! So me taking about it don’t mean I want PITY . I don’t need your PITY. I want to talk about it to Enlighten Some people .
Thanks for all the love so far but there are people who need it more than me because I have a tough skin and it’s not everyone that’s on my Confidence level. So please Reach out to that Friend and that Family member that people refer to as “ too FAT , Too Skinny ,Too Short , Too Tall . Because nothing is too much.
You’re Perfect just the way you’re and there is someone out there who will love you for who you’re.
The world is Hard , Don’t make it Harder. Be Kind . Spread Love and not Hate. Thanks to everyone who have been reaching out. God Bless You and Yours Love and Light”
Source: The African Media