Raven Symoné told People she did not find herself unattractive when she was heavy: ‘I thought I looked fabulous before and nobody else did. So, whatever. Actually, now I wear bigger clothes because I don’t like the way people stare..
..at me. I liked it before. Now, you’re just looking at me for the wrong reasons. Before, you were actually looking at me for a real reason.’ The stress of That’s So Raven contributed to her weight gain: ‘That’s what stress does to you. I have been not stressing. I’ve been in my own house, decorating and finding hobbies.’