Paris Jackson talks about body confidence, father Michael

Paris Jackson shared her mental health issues in a new interview. (Photo: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)

candid about how she manages her mental health while living under a microscope.

The 24-year-old American horror stories actress, who is, spoke this week about how she copes with society’s pressure to look a certain way as a public figure.

“Recently I learned to deal with this by practicing self-love and affirmations and diving deeper into my spiritual life,” the star, who is the daughter of the late Michael Jackson, explained to the outlet. “It wasn’t until the last couple of years that I started to feel really good about myself and my body, and comfortable and stuff. Those moments of self-love aren’t 24/7, but the bad moments are less and less in between .”

Jackson added that she tries to keep an “open mind” about not just makeup, but “everything” in her life.

“I was raised by a free-spirited, hippie-esque dude, so we learned that beauty comes from within,” she noted, “and I still believe that to this day.”

Jackson has previously spoken about her struggles with mental health issues. She said in 2017 that she had attempted to die by suicide several times, and that she exhibited self-injurious behavior after a sexual assault at age 14. She in 2019.

In 2021 she has about how the intense paparazzi attention was taking its toll on her mental health, sharing that she . Jackson said at the time that she had undergone a therapy known as (EMDR) to stay under control.

“I find it affects my personal relationships, especially romantic ones,” she said at the time. “PTSD can affect just about every aspect of your life. I’m just starting the healing process.”

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