Happy International Women's Day, indeed!
On Tuesday, Redbook shared a snippet from their upcoming interview with Melissa McCarthy, and the AH-mazing actress is proving to be an even more AH-mazing mother!
The momma of two revealed that she wants to make sure her two daughters, Vivian and Georgette Falcone, never have any body confidence issues.
Photo: Melissa Had A Mini Gilmore Girls Reunion!
The gorgeous gal told the mag:
"Give me your best punch in the face, and I'll take that punch, rather than have my kid feel bad about herself….There's an epidemic in our country of girls and women feeling bad about themselves based on what .5% of the human race looks like. It starts very young. My message is that as long as everybody's healthy, enjoy and embrace whatever body type you have."
Taking a punch for her kids?! That's some solid parenting!
But these strong feelings go way beyond her own home. The Ghostbusters star also admitted that she wants women EVERYWHERE to stop judging each other, saying:
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