Evelyn Lozada opened up on “The Real” about domestic violence, specifically about what she had experienced while being married to Chad Johnson.

Lozada spoke to the 2012 incident in which Johnson headbutted her while they were arguing in Florida. “It stays with you forever,” she said of the experience of domestic violence.

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She then gave this dire warning to other women: “If it happens once we know it’s gonna happen again.”

Lozada went on to say that Johnson had apologized over and over again and that she forgave him, but she does not want him in her life anymore.

Check out the full episode of “The Real” for the whole discussion.