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Jessica Simpson: ‘I Almost Had A Breast Reduction’

Kaitlan Collins White House Correspondent

Jessica Simpson revealed that she almost underwent breast reduction surgery when she was younger.

(Photo: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)

(Photo: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)

In a new interview with Women’s Health magazine, the 36-year-old actress said she changed her mind after having her two children, Ace and Maxwell. (RELATED: If You Love America, You’ll Love Jessica Simpson’s Bikini)

“My boobs just have their own life,” Simpson said. “They have a way of making themselves present. I thought I was going to get a breast reduction. But after having kids, I look at myself and I’m like, you know what, my boobs are actually really big, but I like how they are.”

“They’re an asset, and Eric [Johnson] loves them still.”

(Photo: Rusty Jarrett/Getty Images for NASCAR)

(Photo: Rusty Jarrett/Getty Images for NASCAR)

Simpson added that being under constant scrutiny from the media wears on her. (RELATED: Jessica Simpson Showed Her Fans Everything When She Wore This Blue Dress)

“I can’t sit here and say I don’t notice it,” she said.

“I will never understand why people take someone down for what you look like,” she continues. “If I had a character flaw, take me down. But a body flaw? That’s not important.”

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“I’m hard on myself, I believe everything is a work in progress. But that’s OK. I do love my legs, but my favorite physical attribute is my nose, because it’s not perfect. But recently, since I’ve worked out so hard, I’m also loving my stomach — knowing I grew babies in it, and then having to go through a transformation and just owning it.” (RELATED: Jessica Simpson’s Curves Are Out Of Control — Thanks To This Scandalous Swimsuit)