The punk rock princess, 26, was clad in just black leather pants, spiked gloves and smoky black eye shadow for the photoshoot.
“I’ve always had a great time shooting with Maxim,” the New York Daily News quoted 6, said of her third shoot with the guy-friendly mag.
“I feel like it gives me my freedom. It’s an edgy magazine, so it’s cool.”
Lavigne has often portrayed herself as just that – edgy – but she’s not afraid to show her softer side, too.