9 Old Hollywood Starlets and Their Diet and Exercise Regimes

Posted in Lifestyle on Jan 20th, 2019

Back in the time before “thinspo” on Instagram, diet teas and shakes, and liposuction, some Hollywood starlets relied on some pretty extreme measures themselves to lose weight. Whether it was near-starvation eating practices or smoking cigarettes, it wasn’t always healthy. There were some who maintained a balance though, but they were few and far between. We’ve uncovered the secrets of old Hollywood starlets and their diet and exercise regimes for you to marvel over.

9. Judy Garland

Judy Garland has quite a tragic story of her time spent as a young woman working with the movie studios. When she was just a teenager, she was bullied by the execs into losing weight, and according to her first husband, he saw just how much she was allowed to eat around the era of The Wizard of Oz. Her daily diet consisted of 80 cigarettes, black coffee, chicken soup, and diet pills, and is thought to be the blame for her lifelong eating disorder and drug addiction.

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