Several of Holmes's followers commented on the pics, thanking her for being real about her body on social media. "Just seeing this made me cry because it means so much to show the beauty of your natural body," one person wrote. "I’ve always had issues showing my marks as a mother of three.
Fans were quick to praise the actress for posting the unedited photos, proudly displaying the lines that peaked out behind her blazer and black bra. "#Bts @vogueaustralia ???????????? it is wonderful to be working today with such amazing women! " Holmes captioned the two pictures, in which she sports slicked-back wet hair, natural makeup and gold earrings.
Holmes is the latest in a slew of inspirational famous women, including Ashley Graham, Chrissy Teigen and Hilary Duff, who are fighting back at beauty standards by sharing their perceived "flaws," from cellulite to leg hair to acne, on social media.
Many others applauded the actress for showing the honest side of pregnancy. (Holmes has a 13-year-old daughter, Suri Cruise. ) "Wow such a beautiful woman you are, Katie.
🙌 🙌 🙌 https://t.co/lsFSxosMpM— Glamour (@glamourmag) November 29, 2019