Cardi B opens up its plastic surgeries.
The 28-year-old hip-hop star recently chatted with fellow music icon Mariah Carey about her cosmetic procedures for Interview magazine.
The star recalled her childhood in the Bronx and the struggles she experienced with her body image.
“I’m Trini[dadian] and I’m Dominican, and there are a lot of Dominicans who look a certain type of way. They have soft, beautiful, curly hair. When they were growing up, guys would ask me weird questions like, ‘If you’re Dominican, why is your hair so bleached?’ “She remembered.” I used to dye my hair and people used to be like ‘Oh, your hair looked crunchy. ̵
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However, her insecurity went beyond her hair.
“I was also very thin when I was younger, and in the Bronx it’s about being fat and having an a – so young boys would be like, ‘Look at your apartment a–. You have nothing — – s, “said the rapper.” And it would make me feel so ugly and undeveloped. “
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Before Cardi B was hit by it as a musician, he famously worked as a dancer in a strip club. She revealed during her chat that she used the money from that job to undergo breast augmentation, which caused “any insecurity that I felt with my breasts” to melt away.
“When I was 20, I went to the urban strip club, and in urban strip clubs you had to have a big ass. So I felt insecure about it. It took me back to high school. So I got my a- – done, ‘” revealed Cardi. “And then I felt very confident.”
She also remarked, “I feel so justified.”
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As far as her insecurity around her hair, the rapper just had to spend some time learning to take proper care of it.
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“When I was younger, I did not really know how to take care of my hair. So now I make my own hair mask and take care of my natural hair, and it makes me feel better, like what people said about me. is not true, “she said. “My hair was not bad because it was diaper. My hair was bad because I did not know how to take care of it.”