Gigi Hadid Stood Up to Another Body Shamer on Social Media

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Gigi Hadid at the Spring 2016 Tommy Hilfiger runway show. Photo: Imaxtree

Gigi Hadid at the Spring 2016 Tommy Hilfiger runway show. Photo: Imaxtree

Being an Instagirl isn't all Taylor Swift Fourth of July parties and fragrance campaigns; it comes with its downsides, too. In Gigi Hadid's case, it means she's had to deal with her fair share of body shamers posting nasty comments on social media. After one recent commenter called her out for her recent weight loss, Hadid defended herself by posting her own comment — and attributing the change in her physique to normal bodily development, as well as a changing workout routine and stress. In other words, being a human. "Purposefully changing my body has never been my thing," she writes, encouraging the commenter to "please think about the young women who may read body-judgment comments and judge themselves as they see their bodies growing and therefore naturally changing, too."

This isn't the first time Hadid has spoken out against body shamers on social media. Last year, she posted an open letter to Instagram in a similar vein:

H/T: MTV

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