Selena Gomez's Mom Totally Approves of Her Relationship with The Weeknd

Abel is mom-approved.

Selena Gomez and The Weeknd
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Hollywood's new favorite couple is officially mom-approved!

After Selena Gomez and The Weeknd made their red-carpet debut together at the Met Gala (opens in new tab) on Monday, the latter decided to share an adorable photo from the evening to Instagram—and amongst the tens of thousands of comments it received, there was an extra-special one that stood out from the pack.

As Teen Vogue (opens in new tab) reports, Selena's mom Mandy Gomez commented on Abel's Instagram on Monday evening, making her approval of their relationship crystal-clear by expressing just how thrilled she was to see the couple looking so happy.

"Glowing, smiling, looking health and equal love," she wrote. "Mama is happy XO."

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Gina Mei is a writer and editor based out of Los Angeles. When she isn't writing, reading, and lost in an Internet vortex, she can usually be found petting the nearest dog.