Young, Sexual — and Responsible: 5 Lessons Rihanna Taught Me
2. Love the Skin You’re In
From the risqué photo shoots to the teeny weeny bikinis she wears on vacation, Rihanna’s not scared to show her body. And though you might think, why would she be with a figure like that, she doesn’t exactly have the typical curves black women are celebrated for. She’s an official member of the itty bitty titty committee and though she’s got a backside that definitely fits her stature, in the world of butt shots and ridonkulous booties, it says a lot that she proudly works what she’s got, even when her own dad throws shade at her. If that’s not self-love, we don’t know what is.