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Case in point, this vibrant rainbow ensemble Lizzo wore to a Pier 97 show during New York City's Pride weekend in June 2018. 

Lizzo specifically sought out this Disgrace NY look designed by Grace Insogna. The rainbow bodysuit and matching coat were the first plus-size outfit to hit a runway at the Fashion Institute of Technology. 

"It's possible that my interest in fashion was inherited from my grandmother — an expert seamstress and pattern-maker," Insogna told Paper magazine. "I want to continue her legacy and create garments for all body types, abilities, and genders."

Of course, Insogna is just the kind of designer Lizzo goes for. She commented on the Instagram photo with a simple, "I need this." 

Making sure she works with inclusive designers isn't the only way that Lizzo defies limiting standards of beauty. She's also made a firm decision about what she'd do with her hair from now on. 

“I wear black hair,” she told Allure. “I don’t wear any other kind of hair anymore. I think it’s really important as a black woman to do that because black women representing black things makes a bigger mark. We’re going to represent for us, by us.”

By only wearing "black hair," Lizzo doesn't mean that she'll never wear wigs or extensions. Instead, Lizzo is specifically seeking out textured hair — even when it's a long, straight style.

To further explain, this means that even the straight styles she wears will be done with a texture that is not European. For example, her hairstyle in the Allure shoot was done with textured hair that had been straightened. It still appears like how a black person's hair looks when it is straightened, not like how the straight hair of a white person would look.

Lizzo revealed that the purpose of her wanting to shy away from a European look is because of the years she spent ashamed of her own hair. 

“My brother, my sister, my mother, and father — they all had completely different hair textures, and they [were] all softer than mine,” she told Allure. “My mom had really long hair that she always pressed out. My dad had a long ponytail, wavy hair.”

Lizzo began wearing straighter weaves and wigs to achieve the texture she felt was more acceptable.

Now Lizzo is all about experimenting with her hair in an authentic way. 

“I still get to play in the playground,” she told Allure. “But now I'm playing in my own playing field. I'm not dippin' in the other people's sh**.”

That sounds like a beautiful plan to me!

Lizzo also wants the world to know that she isn't this self-aware about her hair and body because it's currently on trend. 

“The body-positive movement is the body-positive movement, and we high five. We're parallel. But my movement is my movement,” Lizzo shared with Allure

“When all the dust has settled on the groundbreaking-ness, I’m going to still be doing this. I’m not going to suddenly change. I’m going to still be telling my life story through music. And if that’s body positive to you, amen. That’s feminist to you, amen. If that’s pro-black to you, amen. Because ma’am, I’m all of those things.”

Translation: Lizzo is going to be Lizzo, and it doesn't matter what the industry deems beautiful or OK. For more of that message, check out her recently released video for "Juice."

As usual, Lizzo is giving us curves. She's giving us face. She's giving us dance moves and great music. And the most beautiful part about it is she doesn't care who likes it or who doesn't.