Ryan Reynolds Just Joked About Blake Lively Cheating on Him…With a Ghost

Ryan Reynolds has trolled Blake Lively on Twitter many times, but his latest stunt might be his funniest yet. It’s certainly his spookiest.

Here’s what happened: On Thursday (November 1), the New York Post tweeted a link to one of its stories about a woman who says she’s had sex with 20 ghosts and claims she’s now engaged to a spirit. It didn’t take long for the Internet to see the physical resemblances between this woman and Lively, and that’s when Reynolds jumped in with his trolling.

“THIS is how I find out?” Reynolds tweeted, pretending that the women in the story was actually Lively.

See his tweet for yourself, below:

More people hopped on this bandwagon, too. One Twitter user nicknamed this woman “Blake Deadly” while others were in agreement she looks very similar to the A Simple Favor star. “I thought I was the only one who though she looked like Blake Lively Reynolds lol i guess you do too,” a Twitter user commented. “This woman looks like his wife blake lively,” wrote another.

And here are some more reactions:

Reynolds made a similar joke to this over the summer when he cheekily responded to Lively after she called her A Simple Favor co-star Anna Kendrick the “hotter, female(r)” version of him . Lively asked if it would “count as cheating” if she and Kendrick got together, to which he said, “The most ambitious crossover event in history. I’ll miss you both. Tell my story.”

In the September 2017 issue of Glamour, Lively raved about her husband’s social media humor. “I’m so in love with him when he writes that stuff. I mean, I’m in love with him most of the time, but especially with that,” she said.

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Ryan Reynolds Just Joked About Blake Lively Cheating on Him…With a Ghost

Ryan Reynolds has trolled Blake Lively on Twitter many times, but his latest stunt might be his funniest yet. It’s certainly his spookiest.

Here’s what happened: On Thursday (November 1), the New York Post tweeted a link to one of its stories about a woman who says she’s had sex with 20 ghosts and claims she’s now engaged to a spirit. It didn’t take long for the Internet to see the physical resemblances between this woman and Lively, and that’s when Reynolds jumped in with his trolling.

“THIS is how I find out?” Reynolds tweeted, pretending that the women in the story was actually Lively.

See his tweet for yourself, below:

More people hopped on this bandwagon, too. One Twitter user nicknamed this woman “Blake Deadly” while others were in agreement she looks very similar to the A Simple Favor star. “I thought I was the only one who though she looked like Blake Lively Reynolds lol i guess you do too,” a Twitter user commented. “This woman looks like his wife blake lively,” wrote another.

And here are some more reactions:

Reynolds made a similar joke to this over the summer when he cheekily responded to Lively after she called her A Simple Favor co-star Anna Kendrick the “hotter, female(r)” version of him . Lively asked if it would “count as cheating” if she and Kendrick got together, to which he said, “The most ambitious crossover event in history. I’ll miss you both. Tell my story.”

In the September 2017 issue of Glamour, Lively raved about her husband’s social media humor. “I’m so in love with him when he writes that stuff. I mean, I’m in love with him most of the time, but especially with that,” she said.

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Rami Malek Says He Paid a Big Fee Just to Be on *Gilmore Girls*

Long before Rami Malek starred as Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody or won an Emmy for his role on USA’s Mr. Robot, he got his start on…an episode of Gilmore Girls.

In 2004, Malek appeared on the fourth season of the popular WB series as Andy, a fellow member of Lane’s bible group at the Jesuit college she briefly attended. He only had three lines, but that brief appearance kicked off a string of other roles (Medium, A Night at the Museum) that helped jump-start his career.

In past interviews, though, Malek hasn’t had much to say about his entry into showbiz. He even once told Vulture that he was shocked anyone knew about it. Of course, the Gilmore Girls stans here at Glamour knew, which is why we asked him during his recent press tour for Bohemian Rhapsody to tell us more.

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Noting that he “just couldn’t believe” he got a role on Gilmore in the first place, Malek says he was surprised that he booked the job without a SAG (Screen Actors Guild) card. Usually if a show is in the union (and most are), casting directors look to cast actors in the union as well. On the chance that they aren’t—or getting their first start, like Rami was—then they have to pay a fee to gain entry. “I think Warner Bros. had to pay the fine for me,” Malek says. “I [then had to] pay a fee, which took me a very long time to do. I think it was $2,000, and it took me forever to pay that off.”

But Malek—who was bussing tables at the time to the pay the bills—was just grateful to be in that position in the first place. “It was an opportunity that gave me a stepping stone to get that next job,” he says. “[Booking Gilmore Girls] let me feel like this career was not insurmountable.”

In fact, Malek says he’s so grateful for the experience on such a “phenomenal show” that he has a message for creator Amy Sherman-Palladino. “In the past, it has overshadowed some of my interviews [and] I don’t ever want her to feel that I’m not appreciative, because I am,” he says. “I think she’s extremely talented and a brilliant human-being, and I would love to work with her in the future.”

So, could a guest appearance on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel be in order? Malek said he loves the show and thinks star Rachel Brosnahan is a genius. And with Mr. Robot coming to an end and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel already picked up for a third season, it doesn’t seem totally out of the picture…

Bohemian Rhapsody is in theaters Friday, November 2.

The 97-Year-Old Park Ranger Who Doesn’t Have Time For Foolishness

“What gets remembered is determined by who is in the room doing the remembering,” Betty Reid Soskin likes to say. So she’s made it her singular purpose to always be in the room.

Today that room is the auditorium at the Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park in Richmond, California, where—at 97—she’s the oldest person now serving as a permanent National Park Service ranger. She packs the theater three times a week with talks about the Rosies and the typically white narrative about the women who served the war effort, but interweaves her experience as a young black woman in segregated America.

There are a few things you should know about my friend Betty. Barely five feet three inches tall, she is sylphlike and strong. When she walks, she leans slightly forward, as if facing a headwind, and strides with speed and purpose. Betty never planned to be a ranger. She got the job at the young age of 85, after working as a field representative for her California assemblywoman, Dion Aroner. Aroner asked her to sit in on planning meetings for what would become the park, and Betty quickly saw that, if she didn’t speak up, the park would portray a whitewashed version of history. “There was no conspiracy to leave my history out,” she says. “There was simply no one in that room with any reason to know it.” So she sparked additions to the formal narratives: the 120,000 people of Japanese descent placed in internment camps by the government; the 320 sailors and workers, 202 of them black men, who died in the explosions at nearby Port Chicago. “So many stories,” Betty muses, “all but forgotten.”

Working at an all-black union hall during World War II and then briefly in an all-white branch of the Air Force (they didn’t realize she was black when they hired her), Betty saw stories like these firsthand, becoming, as she puts it, “a primary source” from the time. Tom Leatherman, the park’s superintendent, says Betty motivated organizers to bring more people to the table: “Because of Betty, we made sure we had African American scholars review our films and exhibits, but we also made sure we were looking out for other, often forgotten stories—Japanese American, Latino American, American Indian, and LGBTQ narratives—that were equally important.”

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“History has been written by people who got it wrong. But the people who are always trying to get it right have prevailed,” says Reid Soskin, photographed at Rosie the Riveter Park. “If that were not true, I would still be a slave like my great-grandmother.”

This year Betty also began sharing her own story. In February she published a memoir, Sign My Name to Freedom, which traces her roots back to her great-grandmother Leontine Breaux Allen, who was born into slavery in Louisiana in 1846 and lived until she was 102. Her families’ lives, Betty says, “stretch from Dred Scott to Black Lives Matter.” Her long view of history—brutally honest and fiercely optimistic—is what draws people to her speeches, both at the park and at her numerous engagements. But what keeps listeners enthralled is hearing a woman who speaks extemporaneously and inclusively about America in its fullness. She also offers a blueprint on how not to despair about our times. “Democracy has been experiencing these periods of chaos since 1776. They come and go,” she says. “And it’s in those periods that democracy is redefined.” When everything seems to be crumbling, we can remold and reset, she believes: “History has been written by people who got it wrong, but the people who are always trying to get it right have prevailed. If that were not true, I would still be a slave like my great-grandmother.”

“In my younger years, I aspired to changing the world. Then reality kicked in, and I settled for 500 square feet.”

For her service Betty has been awarded the Silver Service Medallion by the National WWII Museum, and President Barack Obama presented her with a coin with the presidential seal. There are two documentaries in the works about her life: a half-hour film for the Rosie the Riveter Trust and a long-form documentary that prominently features Betty’s music (her powerful and often painful lyrics about race in America, sung with her delicate voice, have brought comparisons to Nina Simone) alongside her life of activism. She worked for civil rights during Freedom Summer, was active against the Vietnam War, helped with faith-based racial healing work in the Unitarian Universalist church, and became a delegate to the 1972 Democratic National Convention in support of George McGovern. “In my younger years, I aspired to changing the world,” she says. “Then reality kicked in, and I settled for 500 square feet.” After her marriage to Mel Reid ended, she wed University of California, Berkeley, research psychologist William Soskin and used her connections as a faculty wife to gain more civic power, advocating for racial and economic equity for all Berkeley residents while still running the family store, Reid’s Records.

Power. That is what Betty’s life has always been about. The power of self-determination, of imagination, of civic engagement—and of art, beauty, and love. It was a power that ripened within her with every decade of her life, including the times she felt that she was broken, like early on, when she was the mother of two young children and the family received death threats for being the only black family in the neighborhood. Or more recently, in 2016, when a man broke into her home and stole her presidential coin. (When she caught him in the act, he punched her. So she reached up his “trousers,” as she calls them, and squeezed the hell out of his crown jewels. He fled, and in a few weeks, Betty healed and went back to work to great fanfare, and President Obama sent her a replacement.) “Everything I’ve ever done, everything I’ve ever learned,” she says, “I’m using all of that stuff right now. And all the women that reside in me are now operative.”

We all wish we could be that fully present in our lives, and it’s something you soak up when you’re around Betty. She now has a clear sense of how her life touched others—a 2015 National Park Service Facebook post shows her leading a tour, with her words above it: “[I] wear my uniform at all times; because when I’m on the streets or on an escalator or elevator, I am making every little girl of color aware of a career choice she may not have known she had.”

She also recognizes that her time is limited. “I know I’m in my final days,” says Betty. “I am so aware that if I don’t get it right this time, I can’t ever have time to do it again.” In many people’s mouths this would be a lament. In Betty’s it is a paean to the power of the present. “Everything in my life has to be truthful and meaningful,” she says, “because I don’t have time for foolishness.” After all, she says, “we do not know who is powerful in the moment.” Only history can tell us that.

Journalist Farai Chideya is a former NPR news host, author of The Episodic Career, and the journalism program officer at the Ford Foundation.

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The Biggest Celebrity Breakups in 2018

I’m fairly confident that everyone, deep down, is obsessed with at least one celebrity couple. Sure, some people might be too embarrassed to admit this out loud, but pop culture’s just too ubiquitous for you to not catch feels for an A-list pairing. Whether fictional (like “Bughead”) or real (like John Legend and Chrissy Teigen), we turn to celebrity couples—and their Twitter accounts—for escape and enjoyment. Listen, my day is just better after I see Blake Lively trolling her husband, Ryan Reynolds, on Instagram, and I won’t be judged for it!

But this connection also makes it really hard when your favorite celebrity couples break up. We don’t know these people, but if you’ve been following a famous couple on social media, it’s jarring if they break up. It’s a change, and no one likes change.

Fans certainly don’t like the fact these celebrity couples broke up this year. It’s like the end of an era, after all, and if 2017 is any indication, this list is going to keep growing.

Here are the most surprising celebrity couples who’ve called it quits in 2018. Pour one out for each of them (then go get another bottle of wine because you deserve it).

Outlander Season 4 Sex Scenes: Sam Heughan Says Claire and Jamie Haven’t Lost Their ‘Passion for Each Other’

Season four of Outlander, which premieres November 4, has a lot going on. Claire (Caitriona Balfe) and Jamie (Sam Heughan) are starting anew in colonial North Carolina—and with that change comes new characters, new dramas, and—of course—new places to have sex. “There’s always obviously some sort of drama, but it’s good for them to lay down their roots,” Sam Heughan told Glamour.com, adding, “They haven’t lost anything in their passion for each other, even though they seem to get very little time together.”

With so much to look forward to, Glamour.com asked Heughan to give us the (spoiler-free) tea while we were on set earlier this year. Turns out, he had a lot to say about Jamie’s sensitive side, the challenges Claire and Jamie will face this season, and the subtle ways he’s changed his character from Outlander author Diana Gabaldon’s source material. Read on for more.

This season centers a lot around Claire and Jamie finally building a home for themselves in North Carolina. But their daughter, Brianna, isn’t there. How is that loss for him?

SH: I really wanted this season to be a love letter to Brianna [from Jamie]. The only way he can get close to her is by almost forging this country into a good place, a safe place, so that when she grows up it’s a good place to be. That’s what he’s doing. He’s planting the seeds of America. He’s one of the first forefathers of America, and he’s doing it for her. That’s nice that he has that connection. When he first sees the pictures of her in season three, I know that some of the fans were disappointed [with his reaction]. They said that in the book Jamie sees this photo of her and breaks down immediately—but for me, playing it, that didn’t feel right. A photo is such an alien thing to Jamie.

Right. First, you have to figure out what a photograph even is…

SH: He’s surprised, and then seeing a picture of someone you don’t know…someone could say that’s your daughter, but you don’t know the image. He has an emotional connection to his daughter, but he doesn’t know her. For him, it’s more wonder and awe—and then maybe after comes disappointment and sadness. At the time, it felt like he wasn’t in that place.

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Going off of that, how much pressure do you feel when the show deviates from the book?

SH: It’s interesting because there are key moments to every season [that fans look forward to]. Certainly, the print shop scene was one or the wedding in season one—big moments. It’s funny because sometimes the fans of the books seem to fixate on certain things [that I don’t anticipate]. I’m like, “God, I am so excited to see something!” But then the fans don’t respond as much as I thought they would. Everyone finds something in the books they love and are looking forward to, and that’s what’s great about them. Whether you are a fan of the books because of the historical side, or the time travel, or you’re into the characters, there really is something for everyone. And people have different things they respond to.

One thing that many fans love about Jamie is that he’s so emotionally intuitive. Yes, he’s very “manly,” but that emotional sensibility is there too. How do you tap into that?

SH: I think I said it before, that’s the fun stuff that I like. When I read the books now, the character is different slightly, I think, in the books from the way I play him. Not that one is right or one is wrong, it’s just funny how he is slowly becoming this…I guess my version of Jamie. He is very emotionally intelligent, and it’s interesting because each experience colors who he is and becomes for me, as an actor, an important piece of information that I can use and draw upon. There’s now this backstory that you can draw upon as an actor, and that’s amazing. That’s the joy of being in a show for this long; you don’t even have to imagine it anymore, you’ve already lived through it.

Even though Jamie is from a different time, he seems to be more progressive than other men of his generation. He’s clearly a feminist, for example, even though that wasn’t a word at the time.

SH: I mean, he is a man of his time—so that has made him and Claire clash at times—but he is forward thinking. They live in a period in which there is a lot of change. There really is. There’s obviously slavery happening [which Jamie and Claire oppose], but also modernization of warfare—they’ve gone from swords and shields to weapons to guns. Then there’s the possibility of going to a new country, a new world, and building a new life. It’s really a real changing time, and he’s a reflection of that. He’s had all of these influences going on around him. Even though they live in this small, little place in the middle of nowhere in Scotland, they still feel the effects of happenings around the world. They always seem to be thrust right in the center of it as well. But yeah, I think if Claire had met someone else, not Jamie, I think it would have been a completely different story.

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PHOTO: Aimee Spinks

Even Claire and Jamie’s sex scenes are interesting because it’s always consensual. They communicate what they want. How important do you think it is to show that?

SH: Yeah, they are two equals. Neither is on a pedestal. I mean, he always puts her first—but he listens to what she has to say. It’s interesting for that period. Women had less rights in that time, but he’s always seen her as his equal. I think that is probably what makes their relationship work. They communicate. She talks a lot. She talks an awful lot. [Laughs] But it’s a give and take. I think they learn from each other. It’s something to aspire to, isn’t it? It’s amazing how their love lasts. They haven’t lost anything in their passion for each other, even though they seem to get very little time together. There’s always something going on. That’s one of the great joys of this season: They finally get to be together, somewhere safe and theirs to call their own. In season three, they were on a boat with hundreds of other people and smelly sailors around; there was not a single moment’s privacy. Same in season two and one, there was very little time to be together. So, just for a moment, it’s great to see them be able to be in each other’s company.

Are there new challenges that present themselves now that they finally have some downtime?

SH: Yeah, of course. There’s always obviously some sort of drama, but it’s good for them to lay down their roots. They’re in this new world, and America is about to go into a new stage in its life. So the roots that they lay are important, and as I said before, they’re doing it for a reason. They’re doing it for Brianna and the rest of their family. I think this is almost kind of like laying down the foundations for a whole new season or series, you know what I mean?

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Ariana Grande Broke Her Silence on Pete Davidson With the Shadiest Tweets

Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson’s whirlwind relationship ended in mid-October when news broke they were calling off their engagement. The Sweetener singer hasn’t said anything specific about the uncoupling—until now, at least. On Thursday night (November 1), she finally broke her silence on Davidson in a series of pointed tweets.

Here’s what happened: a Grande fan circulated a promo for this weekend’s Saturday Night Live on Twitter in which Davidson proposes to singer Maggie Rogers, she declines, and then he remarks “0 for 3.” The joke is clearly a jab at the fact his relationship with Grande didn’t work out—and fans aren’t happy about it. “SNL is about to milk their breakup just like they did with the engagement,” the person who uploaded the video wrote. Another fan then took the video and captioned it, “Tag yourself, I’m Maggie.”

That’s the tweet that got Grande’s attention. She retweeted it and added a period punctuation mark for commentary. She then wrote two more tweets seemingly about Davidson and this SNL stunt. “For somebody who claims to hate relevancy u sure love clinging to it huh,” Grande wrote. “Thank u, next.”

Check out the promo and Grande’s tweets for yourself, below:

This is Grande’s first time acknowledging the breakup, but Davidson’s mentioned it several times during recent standup routines. “So, obviously you know I, we [Ariana and I], broke up or whatever, but when me and her first got engaged, we got tattoos,” Davidson reportedly said at a Los Angeles benefit show in October. “And it was like in a magazine like, ‘Was Pete Davidson stupid?’ And 93 percent of it said yes. So my boy, he was like, ‘Don’t listen to that shit, man. They’re literally fucking haters.’ And I’m like, ‘Yeah, fuck that. I’m not stupid.’ And the other day we were in my kitchen and he was like, ‘Yo bro. Turns out you were stupid.'”

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The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 7 Recap: Bernadette Hides From Her Kids

At the start of this season of The Big Bang Theory, executive producer Steve Holland told Glamour.com that the writers were working on an episode about the challenges of parenthood. And in tonight’s episode—”The Grant Allocation Derivation”—we saw just how far some (hi, Bernadette!) are willing to go to escape the chaos.

The bulk of the story was devoted to Leonard having to choose which colleague to distribute extra grant money to for their work project. The assignment—by President Siebert, who shockingly still has a job—put Leonard in a hard place, as friends and colleagues made his life miserable demanding they receive the grant money. Personally, I kind of checked out for most of this one. Bring back Inspector Gadget Leonard and then we’ll talk.

That’s because the real highlight of the episode was Bernadette using Halley and Michael’s playhouse as a hideaway from her kids. Sure, the plot seemed a little redundant (example A), but it also rang true. Most parents, babysitters, even grandparents have wanted to escape the rigors of childcare at one point. It’s exhausting.

Some parents look at their office job as somewhat of a breather, but that’s hardly the equivalent of “me” time. The work/home life cycle never ends, so it’s understandable if you suddenly find yourself eating a Twinkie and drinking boxed wine in a four-sided plastic playhouse. When Bernadette returns home from an overwhelming day at the office and hears Howard freaking out with the kids, she takes action. The solution is simple: call her husband from the playhouse and tell him she’s stuck at work. “He deserves better,” she tells herself after hanging up the phone and putting her feet up.

The next day at work, though, Bernadette tells Penny she’s worried she’s an awful person for lying to Howard. “It’s just work has been crazy and sometimes I don’t want babies pulling my hair and pinching my baby fat,” she says. “I love my kids, but that hour to myself just makes me feel human again.” How can you argue with that?

Penny doesn’t, because the next day she’s so stressed out by Leonard (who’s stressed out by his grants responsibilities) that she joins Bernadette for wine time in the playhouse. Then, in a scene we’ve seen over and over again—but who cares, because Mayim Bialik is genius—Amy suspects Penny and Bernadette are hanging out without her and nabs an invitation.

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At the end of the episode, Howard puts the kids to bed and joins Raj in the outdoor hot tub; Raj hears a noise and is alarmed someone’s in the playhouse. Of course, Howard knows it’s Bernadette but doesn’t have the heart to burst her bubble. “She’s been hiding out in there all week,” he tells Raj. “She’s overwhelmed at work, and frankly me and the kids are a lot. She needs downtime.”

He tells Raj that he purposely pretends he’s none the wiser because that’s how marriage works. In fact, Howard lied about getting life insurance three years ago, so now he think they’re even. Seems to me that lying about life insurance is a much bigger deal than playing hooky in a toddler’s playhouse, but then again, kids haven’t made me crazy…yet.

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The Best Natural Beauty Deals From Credo’s Friends and Family Sale

It’s hard to know who to trust out there in the beauty world. When it comes to “clean” beauty, we’ve seen companies take some liberties with how they greenwash products. Brands make an art of implying that they’re doing good and treating the environment right, but it’s not always transparent how exactly so. Retailers like Credo have stepped in to provide some order, strictly curating the best natural products on the market. The only downside is that thoughtful formulas take work to create, and that effort often translates into a heftier price tag. And while it must be nice to feel entirely confident about everything in your medicine cabinet, we’ve got to eat. So today’s a lucky break: Credo’s Friends and Family sale puts tons of the store’s offerings in the more affordable price range, with the code CLEAN20 lopping 20 percent off purchases from now through Sunday, November 4. Find your hit list below.

Kim Kardashian Cast Real Women for Her New KKW Body Fragrance Campaign

When it comes to promoting her KKW Beauty and Fragrance lines, we’ve become accustomed to seeing Kim Kardashian herself in the ads and social media posts. The bottle for KKW Body was literally molded from its creator’s famously curvy figure.

But the reality star/beauty mogul is taking a different approach with her two latest creations: KKW II and KKW III. To promote the scents, the company has been posting close-up images of real women’s bodies, many of which feature rolls, wrinkles, and cellulite. It’s a stark contrast to the hyper-perfected shots of Kardashian that we’re used to. And that’s not a bad thing.

When Kardashian’s original fragrance bottle came out, people were upset with the unrealistic beauty ideals it portrayed. One body-positive blogger even re-created the campaign to make a point about the “perfect” bodies. “One of these bodies, a large part of our society will deem as ‘perfect,'” read the post’s caption. “My body is empowered by the opportunity to share a different reality. PERFECT: ‘having all the required or desirable elements, qualities, or characteristics; as good as it is possible to be.’ Stop striving to be perfect because guess what, you are there!”

It seems like Kardashian got the message loud and clear. She recently spoke to Refinery29 about the casting choices, and how the re-creations floating around on the internet played an important role in the decision.

“I was talking to some friends of mine and I had seen a couple other people re-create the [original KKW Body] campaign and I just thought, You know what? It’s not always about my body,” she explained. “The bottle obviously is my body shape, but I always celebrate and love confident women no matter what shape or size they are.”

She also revealed that many of the women were not professional models, but that they were all confident and excited to participate in the campaign. Her intended message is pretty straight-forward. “Just to be confident within your own skin—I think I’ve always put forth that message,” she said. “In the magazines I would look at, everyone was super tall and skinny and I didn’t feel like I had something that represented my curvier body shape growing up. And so I just wanted to show a campaign that supports women of all different shapes to feel confident within themselves.”

Kardashian’s own experiences with body-shaming definitely played a part in her decisions, as well. “When you do get shot by a paparazzi and you do have cellulite, which you know has definitely happened to me before, it’ll be on the cover of magazines like, ‘Worst Body Of The Week’ and, ‘Look how awful she looks,'” she said. “It’s always so hard on your soul when you see things like that and I see that happen to so many other women and I never thought that was fair. And so to show it in an artistic way just felt beautiful and right and I really wanted to show people that you can be beautiful no matter if you have stretch marks or cellulite.”

Reaction to the campaign has been strong—and mostly positive. One commenter on an Instagram image praised Kardashian’s choices: “I’m loving this campaign. Thank you for spreading the body positivity Kim.” And another said, “I’m very happy that these bodies look like everyday people. Yes queen🔥🔥🔥”

We’re sure we haven’t seen the last of Kardashian modeling for her own products, but this change is definitely welcome and refreshing. The two new fragrances will be available online November 2 for $60.

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