Hayley Hasselhoff has been making a name for herself as a curve model since she was 14. Well established in her career, she thanks her parents David Hasselhoff and Pamela Bach for the confidence they instilled in her that allowed her to rise to the challenge. pressure from Hollywood and their beauty standard.
With two parents who played along Baywatch Hayley ran in slow motion down a beach in skimpy bathing suits, and Hayley could have passed out trying to imitate her parents’ body type. Instead, she revealed to Yahoo Life’s It will that the family had conversations about fighting off insecurities and resolving her struggles with body dysmorphism. “It’s hard when you look at your mom or identify that it doesn’t look the way you think beauty should look,” she explained. “My mom and dad are so proud to see how far I’ve come and how resilient I think I am.”
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Because she’s always had her parents’ “love and support” about “celebrating” [her] body’, it makes dealing with her ‘social anxiety’ a little easier. “Me, as someone who may seem like I’m very confident and very grounded in my body, it takes time and it takes work,” she added. The 29-year-old actress will also continue to talk about body positivity, as she believes there are many people who can relate to her struggle to break the old stereotypes of the body.
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“I still have to do that job because I’m constantly talking about my body,” she continued. “If we start opening these conversations, it will eliminate more people from feeling like they’re in a crisis and have nowhere to go.” Hayley wants to make it her personal mission to “lift people up to live their authentic truth and their beauty and their love for themselves.”
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