Former Child Star Talks Drastic Weight Loss

Raven-Symoné says that she liked herself at her bigger size but felt no one else did.

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Raven-Symoné debuted a drastically slimmer body at this week's People's Choice Awards. The actress and entrepreneur, who has promoted self-esteem among young girls in the past, told People magazine that she feels amazing at whatever size she is. "I thought I looked fabulous before and nobody else did," she said. "So, whatever." She added that she's still trying to get used to her new body and worries that people are now paying attention to her for the wrong reason. "Actually," she said, "now I wear bigger clothes because I don't like the way people stare at me."

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Lauren is a former Deputy Editor of The Root.

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