Jessica Torres

Jessica Torres is a plus-size style blogger and body positive advocate. Her mission is to empower women and abolish absurd beauty standards held in society. Her blog is filled with fashion advice, personal anecdotes of self-growth tips and inspiration. Jessica has worked with brands like DOVE, where she was featured and celebrated for dedicating her life and career to body positivity, fashion, and beauty. She has spoken on various panels including “The Rise of The Real Girl” in fashion and beauty at SXSW.

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