50+ Women Can't Wear Bikinis? Not Anymore!
Huffington Post - 9 months
There seems to be a popular, largely unspoken belief out there that women over 50 shouldn’t be wearing bikinis, or any other two-piece bathing suits that show the stomach. But recently, there have been several major media moments that debunk this fashion myth, starting with 2016’s groundbreaking issue of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition--the same one that featured plus-size model Ashley Graham as its subject.
This issue also contained a gorgeous ad spread by bathing suit company Swimsuits for All featuring the smokin’ hot, then 56-year-old Nicola Griffin. This was no tankini she was photographed in. The very lightly photoshopped images showcased her in a skimpy, gold metallic “itty bitty” bikini. The same one cover model Ashley Graham rocked in the same ad spread!
The campaign allowed Nicola’s age to show through, including age spots, wrinkles, and cellulite. And the result was glorious!
Women over 50 rocking bikinis has become so common that recently, In Style maga...
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