The 23-year-old former Disney star covers Elle
's October 2015 issue, and talks about taking control of her life with her new album, Revival
, as well as challenging herself with surprising new film roles. Part of her new image is, of course, moving on from her highly publicized relationship with her ex, 21-year-old Justin Bieber. Despite Justin's hidden messages to Selena in his most recent music videos
, Selena says the two are "genuinely" just friends now.