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Janet Jackson was on the cover of Seducefrom February and talked about everything from not wanting to be a pop star to how her personal style has evolved and what aging looks like in the public eye. Jackson has been at the center of unfair scrutiny over the years (the most famous being the 2004 Super Bowl incident), but as she gets older, she feels no pressure to look or act any way other than what seems authentic to him. “I’m very lucky to have a very loyal and loving fanbase,” Jackson said in the interview. “And I think they will always accept me for who I am.”
She has no desire to avoid the inevitable. “Everyone would always want to stay young and this and that, but it’s inevitable. I mean, we’re all going to get there,” she said. Instead, Jackson acknowledges that she has two choices: get a “little bit of zhuzh” or age gracefully. “I don’t know when my day will come, but at some point it will come and I can choose the path I want to take. I hope I will age gracefully. It’s either a little zhuzh or gracefully .”
Recently there has been a growing acceptance and openness in Hollywood around plastic surgery and other “adjustments”. Stars like Priyanka Chopra, Chrissy Teigen, Jessica Simpson and more have recently opened up about the various procedures they’ve had, helping to de-stigmatize the subject and empowering people to make decisions about their bodies without societal pressures. influence them in both directions. . Whichever option Jackson ultimately chooses will be entirely up to her.
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