The Daily Edge uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 0 °C Sunday 25 February, 2018
Advertisement

Gigi Hadid explained her autoimmune disease to body shamers who called her "too skinny" at NYFW

She walked in Jeremy Scott’s A/W show.

 

GIGI HADID HAS  few words for people who were calling her “too skinny” over the course of New York Fashion Week.

The 22 year-old supermodel, who was diagnosed with the autoimmune condition Hashimoto’s disease two years ago, went on a bit of a Twitter rant after walking in Jeremy Scott’s A/W 2018 show.

She noted the double standards of the criticism, explaining that in the midst of the disease, she was considered “too big” by industry standards.

She explained that as her body has adjusted to being properly medicated, she has lost weight as a result.

She also denied that her weight loss was as a result of recreational drugs, and said she would not continue to “explain the way my body looks”.

Fellow supermodel Lily Aldridge took to Twitter to support her pal, sharing how the pair even ate a KFC Fully Loaded Feast the night before.

Fair, tbh.

Fellow celebs Ruby Rose and Chrissy Teigen also tweeted their support for the star.

DailyEdge is on Instagram!

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

Leave a commentcancel