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 The Beauty of Body Positivity: A Talk by Michelle Elman

Part of Leeds Yoga & Wellness Festival 2018

Sunday, 24th June 2018

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation=”mkdf-element-from-bottom”][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Body Positivity, and Body Neutrality are the central themes to this year’s Leeds Yoga & Wellness Festival, and we have the completely fabulous Michelle, creator of #ScarredNotScared talking about her journey to body positivity, and letting us know how we can start, and progress along that same journey.

This will be a very special, and inspirational talk from a truly talented lady, not to be missed!

Michelle Elman is a 5 board accredited body confidence coach and body positive activist. She is the creator of the campaign #ScarredNotScared, a community that was created to teach women to embrace their bodies and their scars. Through this, Michelle has shared her own story of having 15 surgeries, a brain tumour, a punctured intestine, an obstructed bowel, a cyst in her brain and a condition called Hydrocephalus and having the scars to show for it.

She has built a collective following of over 140k people on Instagram (@ScarredNotScared and @BodyPositiveMemes).

She has appeared on Sky News, Channel 5 News, BBC Radio London and LBC sharing her expert opinion on body confidence, as well as appearing in over 300 publications and going viral multiple times for her body positive posts.

In 2017, she gave a TedX talk on body positivity titled “Have You Hated Your Body Enough Today?”, which has been viewed over 15,000 times and in July 2018, she is releasing her upcoming book “Am I Ugly?”.

Check Michelle out via the links below!

Instagram: @ScarredNotScared

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This talk is perfect for:
Absolutely everybody.

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