Camila Cabello felt ‘liberated’ and showed off her ‘uncorked belly’ in viral TikTok video as she discusses body positivity on Kyle and Jackie O
Camila Cabello has confirmed that she felt ‘liberated’ after a TikTok video showing her ‘stripped tummy’ went viral during a recent run.
The singer, 24, told The Kyle and Jackie O Show on Tuesday, she was pleased that fans had identified with the powerful images, after radio host Jackie ‘O’ Henderson praised her for “setting a great example for young girls.”
When Jackie, 46, admitted that the video “really stuck with her,” Camila replied, “It really means a lot, especially the feeling of women supporting her.”
Speaking: Camila Cabello has told The Kyle and Jackie O Show she felt ‘liberated’ after a TikTok video of her showing her ‘uncorked belly’ during a recent run went viral
She added: “There are people who came to me at the airport like, ‘I love your body positivity video.’ It just made me feel like women resonated with that, and also supported me and stood up for me that way.
“I felt liberated to be myself.”
Jackie fully agreed, adding that thanks to Camila’s video, she’s now thinking ‘what then?’ when she sees a bad photo of herself.
“Camila Cabello doesn’t care, she’s outside and proud. Why should we suck our guts and hold ourselves to this standard?’ she said to the star.
“Hallelujah we have women like Camila who are such a great role model for girls who are so unreachable on Instagram.”
Praise: ‘Hallelujah, we have women like Camila who are such a great role model for girls… who see things on Instagram that are so unattainable,’ said radio host Jackie ‘O’ Henderson
Empowerment: Camila was asked to make the candid post (pictured) in July, after finishing a run in a Los Angeles park with her mother, Sinuhe Estrabao
Camila was asked to create the candid post in July, after she completed a run in a Los Angeles park with her mother, Sinuhe Estrabao.
Filming from her vehicle, she began by explaining that while running, she was just “mindful of my own business” and “trying to be fit.”
She then pointed out that she was wearing an athletic top that exposed her belly, which she “didn’t tuck in.” [her] leggings’.
Work on it, girl! The Havana hitmaker added that she is ‘a normal person who doesn’t stop’ [her stomach] always’ and that worrying about such things can be exhausting
The Havana hitmaker added that she is ‘a normal person who doesn’t stop’ [her stomach] always” and that worrying about such things can be exhausting.
“I reminded myself that it’s so last season to be at war with your body,” she said.
Camila went on to say she was “grateful for this body that lets me do what I need to do.”
She closed the body-positive post by humorously giving her followers a full picture of her body while singing the chorus of Aretha Franklin’s Something He Can Feel.
Unmolested: She closed the body positive post by humorously giving her followers a full view of her body as she sang the chorus of the Aretha Franklin song Something He Can Feel