Stacey Solomon was inundated with support from her fans after she was labelled "boring," "desperate" and "cheap" by a magazine. The Loose Women panellist shared a photo of the glossy's cover, writing on Twitter: "That's the meanest thing I've ever seen." She continued to call out the publication, asking why they feel the need to "constantly tear people down in a bullying manner".
The 28-year-old shared another lengthy post, explaining that the comments in the magazine said people were "bored" of her celebrating her natural body. The singer-turned-presenter thanked her followers on social media, seeing the silver lining and writing: "The best thing to come out of social media is learning that most people are inherently kind, want to build people up and work together in creating a kinder, safer environment for everyone around them."
The magazine claimed people were "bored" of Stacey celebrating her body
She continued: "Kind people and your support never ceases to amaze me, it's because of you that eventually people won't feel so insecure and low about themselves. So thank you."
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Fans rushed to defend Stacey after the hurtful comments were published. Strictly Come Dancing contestant Ashley Roberts tweeted: "Babe you're one the brightest lights in a room. So kind and beautiful. Those people who write these kind of things are unhappy souls. Polar opposite of you!" Olly Murs added: "@StaceySolomon can't believe they have used this as a headline! What a load of rubbish!"
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Blogger Tina Bailey wrote: "And they wonder why so many girls/women hate themselves when faced with covers like this on the magazine rack...? This is appalling - It's like you're promoting bullying and endorsing using these terms to describe people in the real world. #ThisIsNotOkay." Meanwhile, ECBC mental health charity replied: "This is disgusting. This is why organisations like ours exist because organisations like yours exist literally to put down anyone and destroy their #selfesteem and #mentalhealth."
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Clearly overwhelmed by the love and support, the mum-of-two tweeted in a last post: "Final thoughts... and for everyone on here, you are so inspirational and will be the reason people will begin to feel that they can be themselves. So thank you."
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