Mackenzie spoke at a 45-minute panel at SXSW, which was hosted by The Female Quotient.

“I’d say it’s a lot of pressure,” Dance Moms star Mackenzie responded with a laugh. “I think the [term] ‘girl power’ is very important with girls our age. I think we need to take over the world and not let anyone tell us what we need to be or who we need to be.”