Zoe Saldana is no stranger to speaking her mind—and this time she’s encouraging women to love themselves.
Speaking about her healthy lifestyle, the actress talked about how she doesn’t come from a culture that’s predominantly tall and slim. “We don’t eat carrots or bland chicken breast; we eat soup, stews, rice, fried food, everything,” she said in her cover story for People en Español hitting newsstands this week.
She went on to praise the ladies who might self-conscious about their body shape and offered them a little advice on getting to happy. “If God gave you thick legs then work with what you have, and if you’re still not happy, then be disciplined,” she said. “I don’t believe in tomorrows, I believe in today.”
In addition, Zoe discussed her new Cinestar YouTube channel—hosted by her and her sisters—her style and how things have changed in her life since becoming a mom.
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Check out all this and more in the September issue of People en Español on sale on 8/11.