Model Slick Woods has revealed the unhappy information that she is battling cancer and is at the moment undergoing chemotherapy treatment.
The 23-year-old, who is greatest recognized for modelling Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty model, introduced the information in an Instagram submit on Wednesday night time.
Alongside a photograph of her pulling a foolish face with a gaggle of buddies and her boyfriend, Micky Munday, Slick wrote: ‘How I feel about chemotherapy, shout out to everyone that gotta go through it.’
But displaying her sense of humour even in probably the most heartbreaking of conditions, Slick joked with the hashtag: ‘#atleastimalreadybald.’
Slick, actual identify Simone Marie Thompson, didn’t reveal what kind of cancer she has within the Instagram submit, however she reportedly told The Shade Room that she is ‘battling stage 3 melanoma cancer’ and that it is allegedly ‘spreading’.
According to the Instagram movie star information web page, Slick acknowledged she is ‘fighting for her life’.
The American mannequin, who is mom to one-year-old son Saphir, was flooded with effectively needs from followers and her movie star buddies, together with actress Taraji P Henson who wrote: ‘You are already on the other side of this heathy and strong like it never happened. I adore you.’
Her boyfriend Micky additionally confirmed his assist and mentioned: ‘U got this,’ alongside a guitar emoji.
One fan who has battled an identical ordeal commented: ‘You got this Queen #wearesurvivors 💪💪💪 you have my support. I’m a stage four lymphoma cancer survivor #6years.’
Another encouraging fan mentioned: ‘Naw Chemo better watch out for you #FIGHT.’
However, Slick later confirmed her energy and shared a photograph of her son Saphir screwing up his face and acknowledged: ‘Stop treating me like a victim.’
Slick rose to prominence after starring in Rihanna’s advert campaigns for her cosmetics line Fenty Beauty again in 2017.
Since then, she’s appeared in Vogue and modelled for the likes of Fendi, Marc Jacobs, Calvin Klein, Moschino and Miu miu.
Slick famously went into labour during Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty showcase at New York Fashion Week in September 2018 however extremely continued to stroll the runway regardless of experiencing contractions.
Saphir’s father is Slick’s ex-boyfriend, mannequin and singer Adonis Bosso, however they cut up earlier than she struck up a romance with musician Micky Munday last year.
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