Jennifer Hudson has become one of the major faces of weight loss in the 21st century as she has kept off the weight in addition to losing it. What can women learn from her success?
Benefits of Weight Watchers
Hudson used the Weight Watchers program to achieve her weight loss, and have been inspired to follow in her footsteps. They are able to visually see the benefits of going through this specific program, and everyone, from a stay at home mother to a corporate executive, can incorporate these changes into their lifestyles.Overcoming Tragedy
Only just a few years ago, Hudson suffered an unimaginable loss when several members of her family were murdered. Despite this horrible tragedy in her life, she has been able to still overcome her personal struggles and reach incredible goals. Women can be inspired to start eating better or to exercise, even if they are having huge personal problems. They do not need to see these personal barriers as an end.
It’s also important, in a day and age when women are still sometimes treated as inferior for men, for positive role models to inspire young girls. Teenagers can look up to Hudson as a source of inspiration and motivation to help them on their roads to becoming women. She wasn’t born with a silver spoon in her mouth, she’s a regular girl who’s rise to fame was a combination of undeniable talent, luck, and hard work. They will be able to see that they are able to reach all of their goals and dreams just as a man would.
Empowering Black Women
In addition to women in generally being made to feel inferior, racism is still unfortunately alive in some parts of the country. Many Black women feel that life is made more difficult for them, at least partially due to stereotypes and the like. Body image and self esteem are also affected by racism and American’s focus on a european standard of beauty. When these women see Jennifer Hudson on their television screens or in advertisements, they are drawn into trying out the program as well.
Being a Better You
Jennifer Hudson is truly a likable actress, and many people enjoy watching her work. People might feel as though they can be just like Jennifer Hudson by going down the same route that she did.
Truly, Jennifer Hudson is a real inspiration for women who are fighting the battle of the bulge.