Jessica Simpson thinks society is changing when it comes to body image

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Jessica Simpson says all shapes and sizes of women should be celebrated.

The pop star who has been open about her fluctuating weight in the past admitted that while it is difficult not to notice "flaws," society is "changing" when it comes to views on body image.

In an interview with People,  she said: "It's hard not to see your flaws first, [but] I think that, as a society, things are changing. And that's great because everybody's being celebrated.

"So I understand the mentality of all women, and I understand loving where you're at or wanting more, or wanting something better. I understand that."

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The I wanna Love You Forever hitmaker and mother of three described women's bodies as "phenomenal".

She has always been happy with her size, but she was afraid of putting on a bikini post-pregnancy.

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"The fact that it made children is unreal, ... but you just don't ever think you're going to fit back into things. It's crazy. A woman's body is phenomenal in what it can do."

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Jessica shared that she has always been happy in every size. 

She told the magazine: "I never thought of being in a bikini again because I was stretched out as big as the couch.

"So to be able to put on a bikini ... I just hadn't thought that was even a goal until I put it on, and I was like, 'I think I was afraid of that.' "


Additional source: People Magazine

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