The Riverdale-actor also talked about her tumultuous childhood and moving around a lot without having a permanent home. So many have thought that her ribcage tattoo that reads "to build a home" referenced that part of her life. But it also has to do with being roofied and sexually assaulted during her freshman year of college.
As her only tattoo, it is extremely significant to Mendes and how she lives her life now. The 25-year-old also talked to Women's Health about her own personal health goals and how she overcame an eating disorder.