Losing weight is no easy feat. It takes a huge amount of self discipline and dedication in order to meet weight loss goal. That being said, losing weight while the whole world watching you adds a whole other layer of difficulty to the equation. On the other hand, some might argue that celebrities have helpful resources the rest of us can only dream about. Either way, check out these celebrities who have accomplished incredible weight loss transformations that you have to see to believe.
Adele has always shown us what it means to be a confident woman, regardless of size. The talented singer had once stated that she would never lose weight simply because she was told to do so. However, after the birth of her son, Adele decided to make some changes both for her own health and for her newborn son. Since then, Adele has lost a significant amount of weight, looks great, and is still gifting the world with chart topping hit after hit.
Melissa McCarthy first charmed us all by playing the adorable Sookie St. James on teen drama Gilmore Girls. She landed her first leading role as Molly in the sitcom Mike&Molly. Her biggest exposure was certainly her role as Megan Price in 2011’s Bridesmaids, which garnered her much attention and awards, leading to many other leading roles in films. She began a weight loss journey that has consisted of much healthier eating, working out, but also going to sleep much earlier. Melissa has recently showed off a nearly 75 weight loss accomplishment, and looks great.
Chris Pratt was long cast as the lovable supporting character, from hit show Parks and Recreation to films The Five Year Engagement, Moneyball, Zero Dark Thirty, and Wanted. However, after being cast in a leading role in the Guardians of the Galaxy film, Pratt had to get in insane shape and ended up losing six pounds in just 6 months. He did this by actually increasing the amount of food he ate but shifted to eating only healthy, whole foods, in addition to intensive workouts six days a week.
Zach Galifianakis found success in the comedy world with his Comedy Central Presents special as well as his show Late World With Zach. He achieved a household when he appeared in The Hangover and its subsequent sequels. He later starred in films Due Date, The Campaign, and Birdman. By the time he reached the Birdman premiere in 2014, Galifianakis showed off a very impressive weight loss. He attributes cutting out alcohol and going for long walks for the majority of his weight loss.
Jessica Simpson was always known for her amazing body, and had brought back the Daisy Duke shorts after starring in The Dukes of Hazzard film. After a failed marriage to Nick Lachey, Jessica married once again, this time finding love with football player Eric Johnson. While she went through two pregnancies, Simpson gained nearly 80 pounds. However, she managed to stun the world by not only dropping the weight but getting back in tip top shape with the help of Weight Watchers and a serious workout routine.