- Women have been picked on about their bodies on social media
- Online influencer Lexi Mendiola gamely shared a photo of her in her swimsuit, which revealed her stretchmarks
- The 23-year-old encouraged everyone not to get worked up on their stretchmarks in her caption
Women have it hard on a daily basis, as most get subjected to catcalling and body shaming.
Whether they're on the streets or online, male strangers just could not help but comment on how they look like.
Despite that, more girls are empowering others to be proud of their appearance.
An example is online influencer Lexi Mendiola, who inspired a netizen on her latest Instagram post.
She shared a photo of her clad in a one-piece swimsuit as she posed amidst the blue seas and white sands of Boracay.
However, upon closer look, we can see she has stretchmarks near her right behind.
She explained the reason why she posted the photo in the caption, which made us admire her for her courage.
Not all women are proud to display their flaws, but the 23-year-old did so fearlessly.
Here's to girls who are unafraid to let the world know who they are, insecurities and all.