Lili Reinhart has previously been vocal about her mental health. The actress recently opened up about her 11-year long battle with depression. She took to her social media handle as she shared her struggles with mental health.
The Riverdale star also described it as an “intolerable” day. She shared hwo sometimes she feels defeated by her depression. The actress explained how it is an exhausting battle that she has been fighting for 11 years. She said that somedays like that day she took to Instagram, felt intolerable to her.
Adding, “This is a reminder to my fellow warriors that it’s okay to have days where you don’t want to fight anymore.” The actress not only talked about her own struggles but also encouraged her fans to prioritize themselves. She reminded them that they are always worth fighting for.
“You don’t need to justify your mental health to anyone,” she continued. “Prioritize yourself when needed, take time to rest. Surround yourself with good people and high vibrations… but remember you are always worth fighting for. And tomorrow could be such a beautiful day.”
Lili has been open about her struggle with mental health in the past. She admitted that she has had a hard time during quarantine amid her split from her ex, Cole Sprouse. The actress had shared in an interview that she felt lost at the beginning of the pandemic.
She explained that felt very sad and hopeless because of personal things that were happening in her life. The actress said, Instead of distracting myself, f**king random people and doing drugs and drinking my problems away, I chose the harder route, which was to not distract myself.”
She shared that she was determined not to distract herself and she decided to go through months of crying every day. “I’ve been through some s**t, the last year, a lot of loss,” she added. “I needed to learn self-love, basically. It’s a very hard thing to do. How the f**k do you love yourself?”