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This Body Positive Artist is JUST What Your Instagram Needs

If you're anything like us, your Instagram feed is full of stylish lifestyle bloggers going on epic vacations, perfect outfits, and your friend Erin's most recent meal. But our latest Insta-obsession is the body positive (and generally adorable) work of illustrator Joanna Thangiah. Trust us, her work is just what you need to start the day off in the right mindset.

Ain't No Shame

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Thighs are a sore spot for a lot of people—especially if you're prone to chafing—but Joanna's message is clear. Ain't no shame in your thigh game!

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Selfies

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Have you ever been embarrassed to flip that camera around? Don't be! If a totes adorbs selfie is what you need to feel good, snap away.

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Don't Feel Bad

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Not every interaction is an interaction worth having. If you don't feel comfortable, get out of there!

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Basic Bitch

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This is the worst! Don't be afraid to openly like what you like. It doesn't matter what other people think.

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Body Shaming

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Nobody should be made to feel bad about how their body is shaped, no matter what body type they have.

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Your Belly is Glorious

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You don't have to wear uncomfortable body-shaping garments, if you don't want to. Dress how you want to dress!

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Sit with Us

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We'd totally watch a movie called Nice Girls.

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Be Your Own Hero

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When you can't find anyone to look up to, look up to yourself! You can be a hero too, especially when donuts are near.

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Respect Is Expected

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Uh. Yea. Respect is the bare minimum for being a good person.

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Don't be Mean

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Be kind to yourself and others. Honestly, there's enough mean in the world.

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Shark Week

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Treat every period like it's Shark Week. (Sit at home and watch TV.)

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