Healthy living for many people remains a struggle as maintaining a certain lifestyle that could have a positive impact on one's health, often takes strong determination, self-discipline and in some cases, money.
For many celebrities, living in the spotlight is considered a blessing and a curse as while one enjoys the perks of being famous, it isn't always pretty being subjected to public scrutiny as regards how one should look or dress.
In cases of celebrities battling weight issues, they more often than not are victims of online trolls who poke fun at their physical appearances - something that many celebrities have revealed can be very damaging to their self-esteem.
Legit.ng in this article compiles a list of celebrities who decided to take back charge of their lives by putting in the work to get their desired bodies, leaving many fans impressed.
Below are 5 Nigerian celebrities whose weight loss transformation caused a buzz on social media:
1. Lepacious Bose
Starting off this list with Bose Ogunboye, popularly known Lepacious Bose, the talented comedienne and actress inspired many people on social media after she lost 70kg weight through physical workouts and strict dieting.
In 2017, photos of her before and after photos surfaced online leaving many people inspired about taking charge of their health.
2. Elvina Ibru
Elvina who is the daughter of billionaire businessman, Olorongun Michael Ibru, and also a Nollywood actress, was known for her big nature alongside her two sisters. At some point, she was reportedly crowned Miss Big and Beautiful UK.
Well, drawing inspiration from her sister, Gloria, who began to lose weight, Elvina decided to take charge of her life and put in the work.
The actress who weighed 210 kg in the past now weighs 115kg.
She said in an interview:
"It was not really about being prettier or being more beautiful that I lost weight. It was more about my health."
3. Uche Ogbodo
Uche started her weight loss journey in 2018. She disclosed that she gained weight after she gave birth to her child.
The Nollywood actress shed so much weight that she began to raise brows as many feared she would become anorexic.
Well, it has been a couple of years and the actress still loves as amazing as ever.
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4. Ime Bishop
Ime Bishop is popularly known for his comic acting and his talents in movies. He hails from Nsit Ibom, Akwa Ibom state in Nigeria.
In December 2019, the movie star shared a photo of his massive body transformation.
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The movie star whose most prominent body feature is his big and rounded belly appears to have dedicated a lot of his time into working out and getting a perfectly trim body.
5. Destiny Amaka
Destiny Amaka is an actress and an OAP whose dramatic weight loss left many shocked. Although she was still a hot number before the weight loss, her current curvy figure is major body goals.
In other news, while many people are living the dream of a happy ever after, there are others who didn't exactly get what they hoped for.
Legit.ng has compiled a list of Nigerian celebrities who are yet to remarry following their divorce.
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