VividLife Radio’s Michelle Phillips welcome Plus Size Super Model Emme to discuss focusing on your “pluses”, overcoming obstacles, and living your true beauty
This week’s guest takes overcoming obstacles, voices in your head and living your true beauty to inspirational extremes! Throughout her life and career “Emme” has twice been named one of People magazine’s “50 Most Beautiful People,” one of Ladies Home Journal’s “Most Fascinating Women of the Year,” Glamour’s “Woman of the Year” and made one of Biography’s “25 Most Influential Women.” She is recognized in the modeling industry as its top earner…and Emme did it all as plus-sized model!
In 2007, she faced both lymphatic cancer and the end of her marriage, and, after tackling both of those obstacles with her signature grace, she doubled down on her mission of empowering others. Today, Emme is TV Host and guest on shows such as; Oprah, Good Morning America, Today Show, and the CBS Early Show, nationally recognized women’s advocate for positive body image and self esteem, author, sought after national lecturer, creative director for her women’s community EmmeNation, EmmeNation Whole You National tour series and proud mom with a clear mission: to be whole.
Emme, supermodel, television personality, body image and self esteem expert, women’s advocate, author, international lecturer, founder of the Body Image Council, and creative director, People magazine voted her twice “50 Most Beautiful People”, Ladies’ Home Journal “Most Important Women in America”, “Most Fascinating Women of the Year”, Glamour magazine’s “Woman of the Year” and Biography magazine’s “25 Most Influential Women.”
As the world’s first full-figured supermodel , Emme quickly became a popular icon not only in the United States, but around the globe. Emme’s television and radio appearances as a lifestyle commentator (fashion, greening the home, mothering, body image and self esteem) most recently was seen on ABC’s Good Morning America, NBC’s Today Show, CBS’s The Early Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, CNN’s American Morning, 20/20, CNN Headline News’ Showbiz Tonight, Entertainment Tonight, and The Insider.
Emme has penned: True Beauty (Putnam/Perigee, 1997), Life’s Little Emergencies (St. Martin’s Press, 2003),and What Are You Hungry For? (Harper Collins, 2007),
As a lecturer and expert on positive body image and self-esteem, Emme is a sought after keynote speaker. She lectures at prestigious universities including Yale, Harvard, and NYU as well as middle and high schools around the country. A cancer survivor, Emme is vocal about the need to advocate for oneself when dealing with issues of health. Founder of the green advocacy program: Moms on the Verge of Green! check out her blog at iVillage: Http://simply-green-with-Emme.iVillage.com/green/ Fun and simple ways to green yourself, your home and community!
For more information, please visit: www.emmenation.com
If Beauty is a $4 billion dollar industry and there a countless magazines and TV shows every month giving us all the tools we could ever want to have a perfect look and existence then why are we feeling less beautiful and happy than ever? Something is missing, and that something is The Radiance Factor! Simple, if you don’t feel good about yourself and your life, it manifests in your image and you are all fully aware of it when you look in the mirror. Join Celebrity Makeup Artist, Life Coach, and bestselling Hay House author, Michelle Phillips, as she and her guests give you the tools to tap in to what can make you and your life uniquely beautiful! Forget the Botox, makeovers, and babble about what you should be doing to be beautiful and happy, it’s time to rock who YOU are!