Spreading body positivity and self-love Nisha has been toiling hard and interacting with her followers on a daily basis through her stunning pictures and words of wisdom. Through one of her pictures on Instagram, Nisha says that a lot of women are inundated with criticism and thoughts of 'I can't'. Don't let anyone stop you. Whatever the passion is in your heart, go for it!
Nisha Mansharamani describes herself as Feminist, sapiosexual, and dog mom on her Instagram bio. But there's much more to this aspiring and inspirational plus-size model from Mumbai. Nisha posts splendid pictures of her boudoir modelling, cute pics with her dog and some from photo shoots.
Nisha Mansharamani is who is in the sales and marketing profession is promoting body positivity and self-love through plus size boudoir modelling. From stunning black and white pictures captured as a canvas to posing in fashionable clothes; she has aced the art of modelling.
Nisha Mansharamani says, "For (me) Plus Size Modelling is not more of a career since I am a professional into the Sales and Marketing space. However, I am a Plus Size Boudoir model promoting Body Positivity and Self Love. One's acceptance of their own self."
Nisha captioned this pictures: She's blossoming into a Badass Woman with more faith than fear! Coz she's made out of affirmation and self-love. You can't break a Woman like that!
Nisha Mansharamani is a 'Plus Size Boudoir Model'. A Boudoir is described as a woman's private sitting room or salon in a furnished accommodation, usually between the dining room and bedroom, but can also refer to a woman's private bedroom.
Boudoir modelling involves models posing for intimate and romantic photo shoots.
When we asked Nisha Mansharamani about the challenges that she faces as a plus size model she says, "Our country is yet to fully accept plus-size models into their space for Fashion Modelling, which is why you see challenges like plus size models not getting paid for promotions and brands still advertising plus size clothing with a regular model but not with a Plus size model."
While sharing this picture on Instagram Nisha captions: The Woman I am becoming gives me chills! Regardless of how anyone feels about me, I choose myself over anything.
Further talking about the challenges Nisha Mansharamani adds, "Brands use social media advertising via barter systems without promoting the model in return. Lastly, brands are heavily priced."
In the file photo, Nisha Mansharamani looks absolutely stunning as she poses with the light stand and pouts for a perfect picture!
Besides being a plus size model Nisha Mansharamani is also a fashion blogger and has set the world of Instagram on fire with her style statements. On how she compliments plus size life with fashion Nisha says, "I believe it doesn't matter what you wear but how you wear. We - referring to the plus size here, were always made to believe myths such as black makes you look slimmer, don't wear light colours and so on."
Nisha Mansharamani also talks about other myths in which plus-size models are asked to wear loose clothes to hide their flab, or not to wear horizontal stripes or sleeveless clothes and the big 'No' is crop tops. Nisha's Instagram has a variety of bold and stunning pictures that are busting a lot of myths with regards to plus size models and their fashion styles and choices.
When asked about the pros and cons of being a plus-size model in India, Nisha beaming with optimism says, "A larger audience in our country fall into the plus size and with modelling, you cater to a huge audience and make them believe plus size can be trendy and sexy too. Brands are experimenting into these ranges. The plus size community is growing with the help of Instagram and networking."
Nisha Mansharamani proudly calls herself 'Dog mom'. Her love for her pets is so evident and unconditional that she has inked the paws on her left hand and going one step ahead has even tattooed her pet dog Snoopy on her hands. Although she lost snoopy; she didn't stop showering her love and blessings on her love on pet dogs.
Nisha captions this one: There is an instinct in a woman to love most her own child and an Instinct to make any child who needs her love, her own coz Motherhood requires LOVE not DNA.
One of the disadvantages of being a plus-size model in India, Nisha Mansharamani says "Acceptance is a major concern in our country. People still look down on you with Shame. Fat/body shaming still hugely affects it." But she affirms positivity when she further goes on to add, "I have been lucky enough to have such great family and friends who have always been there to support me and see me grow and achieve my goals. My confidence in myself was hugely appreciated and I am very thankful for people who I have met in life or online to take this journey ahead."
Being part of the plus size community has its own pros and cons but Nisha Mansharamani gives us a few insights into the niche community that is still making its name and finding space in India. Nisha says, "Plus size is a booming industry in India and is growing in leaps and bounds. Brands now understand how majority of the population in our country can be categorized as ‘plus-size’. New Designers enter the market with their ideas giving special attention to the larger sizes."
In picture: Nisha Mansharamani looks absolutely stunning as she poses as a plus size boudoir model and all smiles for the camera!
Nisha Mansharamani tattooed Snoopy her pet dog on her hand in loving memory of him on his birthday in January 2018. Nisha is so in love with her pet dogs that in memory of Snoopy she pens beautiful poems that will melt your heart!
While sharing one of her pictures with Snoopy Nisha wrote: You come to me in my dreams and Lay your cheeks against mine while I whisper I Love You, Baby. Peace be with you. Someday we'll play again together in those stars. You and I! Your love gave meaning to my life and I return that love to you a hundredfold..a thousandfold...FOREVER
Being part of the community Nisha Mansharmani shared her thoughts about things that she doesn't appreciate about the plus size industry in India. Voicing her opinion strongly Nisha adds, "Things I do not like about the industry is clearly the ‘price’. Plus-Size clothing in India is heavily priced against the quality of the product. Also, the other bigger issue is that the plus-size models don’t get paid or engage with brands on barter for free promotions."
Nisha Mansharamani is a heartthrob who showers her abundant love on her family and friends too. From celebrating friendships to bonding with her first love - her dad; Nisha leaves no stone unturned to give her followers insights into her colourful life which is full of happiness and joy.
In picture: Nisha Mansharamani poses and pouts with her younger brother as she captions the picture with #brothersarebestfriends #mylittlebrother #bigsistergoals
Nisha Mansharamani is a 'Plus size model' from Mumbai who goes by the name of 'theplussizewomaniya' on Instagram. Feminist, sapiosexual, and dog mom are few of the facets of her life. Not only she is bold and beautiful but Nisha is making sure that she promotes body positivity and self-love through plus size boudoir modeling. Nisha posts splendid pictures of her boudoir modeling, cute pictures with her dog and some stunning and bold pictures from her modeling photoshoots. Here's a look at the aspiring and inspirational plus size boudoir model's life in pictures. (Pics/ Nisha Mansharamani Instagram)
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