When it comes to swimwear, magazines only ever show skinny women looking beautiful on the beach

But these famous women are proof that ‘bigger’ women can look just as great strutting their stuff in a bikini or one-piece swimming costume.

Here’s a look at some of Mzansi’s fuller-figured stars showing off their bodies in swimwear.


Plus-size blogger Thickleeyonce is comfortable in her skin and wears whatever she likes as far as swimwear is concerned. She has worn two-piece bikinis, and sexy one-pieces that some smaller sized women would shy away from. She is the personification of body confidence.



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