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05:55  10 september  2019
05:55  10 september  2019 Source:   usmagazine.com

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Riverdale Star Camila Mendes Reveals She Was Drugged and Sexually Assaulted in College . Camila Mendes is coming forward as a survivor of sexual assault . The Riverdale star, 25, covers the October issue of Women’ s Health and opens up about the attack for the first time.

' Riverdale ' star Camila Mendes reveals she was drugged and assaulted in college . The 25-year-old " Riverdale " star revealed to Women' s Health magazine she was sexually assaulted during her freshman year at New York University' s Tisch School of the Arts.

Riverdale’s Camila Mendes: I Was Drugged and Sexually Assaulted in College © Getty Camila Mendes attends the POPSUGAR Play/ground at Pier 94 on June 22, 2019 in New York City.

Camila Mendes didn’t hold back in her Women’s Health cover story. The Riverdale star revealed she was drugged and subsequently sexually assaulted when she was a student at New York University.

“I got the tattoo after my freshman year,” the 25-year-old actress began in her interview with the magazine, referring to the “to build a home” tattoo above her rib. “I had a very, very bad experience; I was roofied by someone who sexually assaulted me.”

Mendes told Women’s Health in the story published online on Monday, September 9, that the tattoo serves as a reminder to “strengthen both her sense of self and the environment around her.”

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‘ Riverdale ’ Star Camila Mendes Reveals She Was Drugged and Sexually Assaulted at New York University. Mendes told Women’ s Health in the story published online on Monday, September 9, that the tattoo serves as a reminder to “strengthen both her sense of self and the environment around her.”

Camila Mendes opened up for the first time about the significance of her “to build a home” tattoo and shared that she got it after surviving being drugged “ I had a very, very bad experience; I was roofied by someone who sexually assaulted me ,” she added, without wanting to get into any further detail.

Riverdale’s Camila Mendes: I Was Drugged and Sexually Assaulted in College © Stephen Lovekin/WWD/Shutterstock Camila Mendes front row at Prabal Gurung during Spring Summer 2019 New York Fashion Week on September 9, 2018 in New York City. “Whenever I feel like I’m going through something difficult, I think about what I can do physically for myself,” she explained. I danced for seven years, from age 4 to 11. Then I did musicals as a kid, then so much of acting school is movement classes and connecting your breath to your body. Activity has always been an important part of my life.”

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Mendes, who rose to fame playing Veronica Lodge on The CW series, also addressed her struggles with bulimia in the cover story.

“I’ve only recently gotten better. I needed professionals I trusted to tell me things that I didn’t know,” the Perfect Date actress admitted. “When I was a teenager, there were no role models when it came to body positivity—that simply was not a thing. Being thin was the thing.”

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Riverdale Star Camila Mendes Reveals She Was Drugged and Sexually Assaulted in College . Camila Mendes is coming forward as a survivor of sexual assault . The Riverdale star, 25, covers the October issue of Women’ s Health and opens up about the attack for the first time.

Riverdale Star Camila Mendes Reveals She Was Drugged and Sexually Assaulted in College . If you or someone you know has been sexually assaulted , please contact the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE (4673) or go to online.rainn.org.

Riverdale’s Camila Mendes: I Was Drugged and Sexually Assaulted in College © Getty Camila Mendes attends the "Riverdale" Special Video Presentation and Q&A during 2019 Comic-Con International at San Diego Convention Center on July 21, 2019 in San Diego, California. Mendes added that she aims to be the type of role model she wished she had growing up.

“It’s health that’s important, not appearance,” she said. “I make choices that are good for me—and not just in my body—but for my soul, for my mind. And sometimes that’s eating ice cream because I want to eat ice cream.”

Riverdale’s Camila Mendes: I Was Drugged and Sexually Assaulted in College © Getty Camila Mendes attends Entertainment Weekly's Comic-Con Bash held at FLOAT, Hard Rock Hotel San Diego on July 20, 2019 in San Diego, California sponsored by HBO. Last month, the Coyote Lake star and costar Charles Melton, who plays Reggie on Riverdale, celebrated their first anniversary. Mendes told the magazine that she’s currently “living on such a high.”

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“But it’s not going to be up forever,” she noted. “There’s going to be a plateau. And there’s going to be a moment where it maybe goes down, and I need to be prepared for that.”

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