Serena Williams Shows Us What She's Working With on the Cover of Essence

No one can question the power and domination that Serena Williams has on the court. Well, the tennis champ is now tackling the hot topic of body image.

The 5-foot-9-inch, 155-pound beauty is the official covergirl of Essence magazine's July 2013 "Body Issue," showing us that you don't have to be a size two in order to look good (no matter how little you're wearing). The star athlete is pictured glowing and striking a pose in a blue ombré swimsuit by Carmen Marc Valvo. Serena's confidence shines through. She's an inspiration to women of all shapes and sizes.