Priyanka Chopra Jonas opens up about feeling pressured to be “sample size”
Priyanka Chopra Jonas talks about the pressure to be perfect. She says it took a while for her to come to terms with her natural skin and the natural texture of her hair.
In an interview with The Telegraph’s Stella Magazine, the former contest queen admits that she hasn’t always been confident in her body.
“In the past, I have always felt the pressure to look a certain way. All my life I have been raised by unrealistic beauty standards, we all have it,” she told the magazine. British.
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The former Miss World always tried to follow the idea of perfection.
“Growing up, I thought everything had to be perfect, skinny or sample size and airbrushed. It took me a while to come to terms with my natural skin and the natural texture of my hair,” says -she.
The pressure to live up to beauty standards meant that she needed a professional makeup artist for every interview she had. But in recent years that all changed as he chose to make his own.
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“I am now comfortable in my skin and can work with brands that prioritize individuality and self-expression,” she says.
Last month, in an interview with VS Voices Podcast, she revealed that she had already received negative reactions for putting on weight, calling the time “the dark phase of her life.”
“I struggled because I used to have heartache from people like ‘you look different, you’re getting old’, this and that. It messed my mind up. at the time, ”she adds.
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