Actress and singer Keke Palmer recently shared her positive experiences with psychedelic mushrooms on her podcast, “Baby, This Is Keke Palmer.” According to Palmer, she found that the psychedelic experiences improved her self-confidence and even helped her love herself more. She explained that she remembers looking in the mirror and thinking, “You are absolutely gorgeous.” Palmer also said that the experience reminded her that she was on the right path and that she felt closer to herself.
Palmer further discussed the increased awareness that mushrooms helped her realize about her love of acting. She said that the reason she loves characters is that they allow her to escape and to project all the different emotions and worries that she feels as a human being.
When asked about the possibility of having a “bad trip,” Palmer advised that people should remind themselves of their control over their perception in adverse scenarios.
Palmer’s podcast episode sheds light on the positive effects that psychedelic mushrooms can have on mental health and well-being. While there are still many misconceptions and stigmas surrounding psychedelics, more and more research is being done to investigate their potential therapeutic uses. Overall, Palmer encourages people to keep an open mind and approach new experiences with curiosity and positivity.