Instagram celebrity Nude Yoga Girl is inspiring women to embrace their bodies as they are. Since , the anonymous photographer and model popularly known as Nude Yoga Girl has been sharing artistic, nude, self-portraits on Instagram -most of which capture her in the middle of a super-challenging yoga pose. The images are raw and real and are often paired with captions that promote self-love. It's no wonder that over the past few years, her stunning photography and her body-positive messages have helped her gain , followers, many of whom are now sharing nude yoga photos of their own. These photos were prompted by Nude Yoga Girl after she asked her followers to share their own naked yoga pictures using the hashtag NYGyoga to help promote body diversity.
Women Are Posting Naked Yoga Photos On Instagram for an Important Reason
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Our first Nude Yoga story caused quite the stir last week and brought up all sorts of questions Would you be game? Front of the class or back? How many friendship barriers can you cross here without it getting weird?
'I Tried a Naked Yoga Class, And It Was, Um, Quite The Experience'
Anyone else been noticing pictures of naked women in various yoga poses popping up on Instagram? If you've been wondering what's up with that, it just so happens to be the latest body positive social media trend. The posts are all inspired by the popular Instagram account Nude Yoga Girl. The account, featuring photos of an anonymous woman doing yoga poses naked, began back in November and gained over 30, followers within the first month.
If you get an erection, you can move into child's pose," announces our yoga instructor Shelby as a group of us sit cross-legged on the candlelit 11th floor of a rather non-descript building in Chelsea, New York. It may seem like a rather odd way to start such a spiritual practice, but not at Naked in Motion , where we're all stark bollocks-and-breasts-hanging-out naked. Believe me - I'm no extrovert, dying to be the centre of attention. But I am hungry for trying new things; whether that's jumping out of a plane, moving to a new country on a whim, or agreeing to lead a three-hour masterclass when public speaking is your ultimate kill-me-now kind of fear. But when I clocked a naked yoga class during a recent spell in New York, it seemed so out of my comfort zone that