“I think I even say yes to more now because I know it will be different on the other side of this,” she told Vogue journalist Chioma Nnadi. “At first I expected some magical change, but really I remain who I am.” In other words, “none of the dials are turned down.”
For many expectant mothers, morning sickness can take a huge toll on their bodies throughout their pregnancy.
The Fenty Beauty maven has been fortunate.
“I was bracing myself for something insane because I knew I wouldn’t have my usual coping mechanism: I can’t just go and smoke a joint right now,” she says. “But I was pleasantly surprised that I’ve been able to manage.”
“When I found out I was pregnant, I thought to myself, ‘There’s no way I’m going to go shopping in no maternity aisle,’ ” Rihanna continued. “I’m sorry — it’s too much fun to get dressed up. I’m not going to let that part disappear because my body is changing.”