Shannen Doherty needs girls to begin getting actual.
The “Beverly Hills, 90210” star, 50, used a no-makeup, filter-free Instagram selfie on Sunday to make a stand once more poisonous beauty standards.
“Watching motion pictures tonight and observed there have been few feminine characters I might relate to. You know, girls with out fillers, with out Botox, with no facelift. Women who embraced their face and all of the expertise it confirmed,” Doherty started.
“I’ve lived,” she continued.” “I like that I’ve lived and that my face displays my life. I survived quite a bit; sure, most cancers however greater than that. I embrace me now. Finally.”
The actress was first identified with breast most cancers in March 2015, and after a two-year battle introduced she was in remission. But in February 2020, Doherty revealed that her most cancers had returned and that it had progressed to Stage 4.
The “Charmed” star concluded her submit by calling for extra relatable, sensible function fashions within the media: “Done with the notion magazines and Hollywood attempt to make us in to,” she wrote. “I wish to see girls like me. Women like us.”
Shannen Doherty, pictured in 2019, stated she’s “accomplished” with Hollywood’s obsession with Botox and cosmetic surgery in a robust Instagram submit.Getty Images
Doherty’s well-known buddies clearly agreed with her sentiment. “Thank you. We want extra of you,” commented Paulina Porizkova, who lately spoke with Page Six Style about her personal unfiltered content material and the leisure business’s ageism downside.
Added Selma Blair, “Just pondering [it was] time I mounted my face. Hahahah. I received the identical grownup face as you … Love you lovely.”
Doherty’s former “90210” co-star Jennie Garth dropped a fireplace emoji, whereas Sarah Michelle Gellar — with whom Doherty has been shut since their days on The WB — added a string of applauding emojis.