Miley Cyrus talks feminism: 'I'm not typically beautiful'

Looking at *that* photoshoot, *that* performance and *that* Wrecking Ball video (phew), it’s hard to believe that Miley Cyrus doesn’t believe herself to be typically beautiful. Naturally, we disagree, especially if her latest smokin’ hawt photos for Cosmopolitan are anything to go by. Nope, we can’t stop being properly jealous either.

Miley’s opened up to Cosmopolitan UK, as the covergirl of the December issue, on everything from feminism and girl power to when she feels sexiest - and her comments might just surprise you. Still, we’re pretty confident we haven’t seen the last of her bangerz just yet.

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
Miley Cyrus opens up about feminism and feeling sexy to Cosmopolitan - Images - Sugarscape.com

“I’m a feminist in the way that I’m really empowering to women… I’m loud and funny and not typically beautiful,” she explained.

“When do I feel at my sexiest? After I’ve eaten something really healthy and done Pilates, and I’m wearing tight leggings. When I’m in gym clothes I actually feel sexy and healthy, so sometimes I’ll stay in them all day!”

Miley Cyrus opens up about feminism, feeling sexy and being a home-girl to Cosmopolitan - Images - Sugarscape.com

Mmmm, sweaty...

Despite what people may say, Miles isn’t always the foam-finger rubbing, hammer-licking party animal we’ve all envisioned, either.

Most Popular

Setting the record straight about her hyped-up social butterfly tendencies, she went on to add: “I’m a homebody and actually not as hyper or as sociable as I seem. I have a small group of five close friends who all pretty much work for me; everyone else is just an acquaintance.”

That’s our dreams of a ‘we can’t stop’-esque house party over with them. Probably for the best. At least we can feel less lame about all those nights-in now though.

Miley Cyrus opens up about fame to Cosmopolitan. Miley Cyrus Cosmo shoot images - Sugarscape.com 

What do you make of Miley’s confessions? Are you feeling the girl power or are you too busy being well jel of her latest snaps?

The full interview appears in the December issue of Cosmopolitan, on sale 7th November. Also available in digital edition on Apple Newsstand. For more exclusive Miley content, click here.

Miley Cyrus - ' I wish I could be who I am without being famous'

Miley Cyrus announces Bangerz tour 2014

Make your own Miley-inspired Halloween costume

See pics of Paris Hilton being Miley Cyrus in aid of Halloween

Images: Peter Pedonomou

What do you think?

Perrie Edwards and Luke Pasqualino
GIF
Celebs
Share
Luke Pasqualino 'getting with another girl' amid Perrie Edwards dating rumours?
Well colour us confused
Celebs
Share
QUIZ: Which of Harry Styles's solo covers should you wallpaper your entire house with?
Besides 'all of them'​​
Celebs
Share
Vote for your fave solo Harry Styles magazine cover
Or COVERS. Plural.​
Here's how much Selena Gomez could be earning per Instagram post
Celebs
Share
Selena Gomez just broke another big Instagram record
nbd
Kanye West Made His Nashville Audience Sing Along to the Taylor Swift Line in "Famous"
Celebs
Share
Kanye West made his Nashville audience sing along to the Taylor Swift line in 'Famous'
Several times, apparently.
Celebs
Share
Liam Payne wanted this magician to make Zayn reappear and it's adorable
Worth a shot​
Bella Thorne and Tyler Posey are officially Instagram official
Celebs
Share
Bella Thorne and Tyler Posey are officially Instagram official
Also Charlie Puth's been tweeting about how beautiful she is​
Rob Kardashian tweets out Kylie Jenner's number over baby shower shenanigans
Celebs
Share
Rob Kardashian tweets out Kylie Jenner's number over baby shower shenanigans
Oh gahd ​
Gigi Hadid
Celebs
Share
Did Gigi Hadid throw shade at Harry Styles with this Zayn Malik Snapchat?
​More shade than a bloody brolly
Justin Bieber
Celebs
Share
Did Justin Bieber really tell his fans they 'suck'?
​Probably not, actually