-Gwyneth Paltrow covers "Town & Country" for their April edition.
-The article was done before the pandemic and Paltrow is called this week about her thoughts on the current situation. Paltrow " I find the best way to metabolize fear that many of us feel during this time is generosity.There are numerous people risking their lives to ensure that we're lucky enough to shelter in place and they need us.The Frontline Responders Fund is dedicated to protecting those brave souls with necessary PPE gear, ensuring they can come home safely home to their families". Goop is also donating 25% profits to the Frontline Responders Fund.
-Paltrow on her first job at the age of 12.. Paltrow"I got fired because I went on spring break,but I didn't tell my boss. I just didn't show up for duty. I thought the world stops when you go on spring break.I was devastated,but it was a good lesson".
-Paltrow on taking advantage of her height to get into nightclubs when she was underage.Paltrow"What we figured out was that the more upscale places would let you in, but if you were trying to get into the Irish bar on Second ave, they wouldn't .We thought we were so sophisticated, talking about Dostoyevsky and cutting school to go to the Met. Margot Tenenbaum, but maybe with less eyeliner"
_Paltrow states that her journey into wellness started in 1999 when her father Bruce Paltrow was diagnosed with throat cancer.
-Paltrow on her companies past mistakes. Paltrow"In the beginning , when we were selling third party products we would restate the claims that they made on their website that turned out not to have any basis behind them.Those are mistakes that we made early on that we don't make anymore".
-Paltrow on being a woman in business .Paltrow"I don't want to unnecessarily move myself from one box to another one. In this society we like our woman in one digestible way that we understand,but if you try to be something else, we don't like it. People couldn't for a long time believe that I was running a company, until they heard me say ,"I'm giving up acting . I'll never be on-screen again".(Paltrow will appear on the second season of the"The Politician" on Netflix this summer)
-Paltrow on being a target- Paltrow "The people who are triggered by me-'I don't like her because she is pretty and she has money'-it's because they haven't given themselves permission to be exactly who they are".Goop is about" asking whatever questions they want, to live their lives exactly the way they want to live them, to be empowered to have difficult conversations and to be direct".
-On criticism not bothering her.It doesn't mean anything to me, because it's not about me, it's about what I represent, and that's about you".