There’s nothing complicated about it—Avril LavigneShe was always her little girl.

Nearly twenty years after dominating pop-punk’s music scene, “Sk8er Boi,” the singer of the song, opened up. NylonThe early years of her career in music. The 37-year old was well-known for wearing baggy jeans, straight hair and long ties at that time.

The December magazine cover star stated that there was nothing she would have done differently. Some things I find funny are what I see now. My stylist was not available to me and for over a year I had to wear my clothes from my bag. My hair and makeup were not my forte. My hair was straight and dirty. This is what makes me unique.” 

Avril regrets not being who she is, but looking back the Canadian singer does wonder why her band allowed her to accomplish so many things by herself.