Sports Illustrated model responds to criticism: “I Don’t Consider Myself Fat”

Updated: February 25, 2016
Sports Illustrated model responds to criticism: 'I Don't Consider Myself Fat'

Sports Illustrated swimsuit model responds to fat shaming on Twitter.

The 22-year-old Sports Illustrated Swimsuit “rookie” recently took to Twitter to address the haters who called her “fat” in the photos from the glossy’s latest swim issue.

“Woow. I got some nasty comments about me being fat,” tweeted Palvin. “Well I am not as skinny as I was when I was 18. But I don’t consider myself fat!”.

While many shared harsh words for Palvin, others showed their support.

“If you’re ‘fat’ I wish I was fat too,” one user tweeted.

Another added, “you’re not fat you’re HEALTHY.”

The Hungarian model is up for SI’s Rookie of the Year award.