Embracing her curves and celebrating her unique beauty, actress Christina Hendricks has become an icon in the entertainment industry. Known for her lush bust and captivating curves, she recently opened up about the journey that led her to appreciate her body even more.
Hendricks began her career as a model, a profession that often puts immense pressure on individuals to conform to certain beauty standards. However, her story took an unexpected turn during a stint in Italy. "I started my career as a model, and, when I went to Italy, I gained eight kilos from all the pasta and cappuccino that became part of my life there.
I saw my body change, and I liked the way I looked because I was more feminine and alluring," shares the actress, revealing the positive impact of her time in Italy on her self-image (The Sun). Grateful for her upbringing, Hendricks attributes her body-positive mindset to her mother's influence.
"I thank my mother who told me that I should feel good in my own skin and not be ashamed of my body, because she was also never worried about how she looked or if she was overweight," she adds, emphasizing the importance of self-acceptance and confidence.
The actress, who continues to captivate audiences with her stunning appearance, is now venturing into the world of fashion with a mission to address a common struggle. Faced with challenges in finding suitable attire that complements her ample bust, Hendricks is determined to launch her own line of clothing.
"It's really hard to find stylish attire if you have big breasts. That's why I want my own line of costumes suitable for such women," expresses the actress, highlighting the gap in the market for clothing that caters to women with fuller figures.
As Christina Hendricks continues to make waves both on and off the screen, her journey becomes an inspiration for those seeking self-love and acceptance in a world that often imposes narrow ideals of beauty.