Rousteing mentioned that as he recovered, he “labored days and evening to neglect and creating all my collections, attempting to maintain the world dreaming with my collections and on the similar time hiding the scars with face masks, turtlenecks, lengthy sleeves and even a number of rings on all my fingers via many interviews or fotoshoots [sic]. And I actually realized that the facility of social media is to disclose solely what you wish to present! Type of permitting us to create our personal particular narrative that avoids what we don’t want to see or present: that is our new world.”
“Now, a 12 months later—healed, blissful and wholesome,” he wrote. “I notice how really blessed I’m and I thank GOD on a regular basis of my life.”
In late September, Rousteing made his first public look in nearly a 12 months onstage on the Balmain Prepared-to-Put on spring/summer season 2022 style present throughout Paris Trend Week.
“My final present was concerning the celebration of therapeutic over ache,” he wrote, “and I thank all of the fashions the productions my group the fashions my Balmain household, my pals that got here and supported not solely my 10 years of Balmain however my rebirth.”
He continued, “At present, I really feel so free, so good and so fortunate. I am starting a brand new chapter with a smile on my face and a coronary heart filled with gratitude. To the medical doctors and nurses at Saint Louis, and to all those that helped me throughout this lengthy restoration and saved my secret : a profound thank-you. I really like you. GOD BLESS YOU ALL and once more by no means by no means quit ! There may be all the time the solar after the storm.”