Regardless of social media having many downsides, Lindsay Lohan needs she had the device at her disposal within the early days of her profession.
The “Dad or mum Lure” actress, 36, informed Cosmopolitan there’s “an excessive amount of” social media these days, however admitted it might have allowed her to manage the “narrative” on her personal phrases.
“After I first began out within the enterprise, none of us had a say in easy methods to management our personal narrative. There have been paparazzi photos, after which individuals ran with it,” she informed the outlet.
“So I feel it’s actually good that at the moment, individuals can say who they’re and who they need to be. And I love and respect that. I’m a little bit jealous as a result of I didn’t have that.”
The “Imply Women” star, who was simply 12 years outdated when she was thrust into the highlight, additionally touched on the adverse facets of social media, equivalent to bullying and harassment from keyboard warriors and trolls.
“You need to take every little thing individuals say with a grain of salt and simply be you. And decelerate, as a result of everybody’s so fast proper now,” she went on. “Individuals simply don’t cease. You’ve received to sit back.”
Lohan was simply 12 when she starred in “The Dad or mum Lure.”©Walt Disney Co./Courtesy Evere
“I feel it strikes actually quick, and I simply attempt to sustain as greatest I can. And I examine every little thing earlier than I submit it. I’ll ship it to individuals — as a result of it’s a must to,” she added.
Lohan now resides within the United Arab Emirates together with her husband, Bader Shammas.
The actress moved to Dubai with the Kuwait-born financier in 2014 in a bid to start out afresh following her scandal-scarred private life stateside.
The pair tied the knot in July this 12 months after Shammas popped the query final November.