Skooter reporting 04/10/12
The woman is fame for her chart-topping songs, her dance moves and belongs to one of the best-known musical families in pop music history and this is no other else Ms.. Well, what dya’ know, she is also popularly known for rise and fall in her body weight. Sometimes, Ms. Janet Jackson appears in public with rock-hard abs, and at other times, she’ll be appreciably fuller and curvier.
Jackson is a spokeswoman for Nutrisystem, a weigh-loss program campaign, where she is exposing a newly trimmed and toned figure.
The new campaign which starts today, she is featured in a video, a slender-looking Jackson wears a form-fitting white blouse, black pants and a black belt that emphasizes her waist. She spreads her arms, smiles and says: "This is what success looks like."
And in an another attractive photo, Jackson wears an orange dress and high, platform pumps. The 45-year-old appears svelte and shapely. Even when she was in top shape she admitted, she felt insecurity about her body.
In a December 2011 interview with ABC News’ Juju Chang she said, if it isn't our arms, it's our thighs, it's our butt, it's our stomach, she could easily pick herself apart and that's what she would do, and that's what she did.
One time, the singer said she had been laughed at by her older brother, late pop legend, and producers asked her to lose weight when she was featured on the hit 1970s sitcom "Good Times."
She recalled a wardrobe woman in her first show said to her that they are going to bind her chest where at the time she was developing at a very young age. Then in the next season, they told her she need to lose weight.
"I look back on those episodes and I go, 'Oh, my gosh, I'm not a heavy kid by any means,'" she continued. "I internalized it and I never told anyone about it, and kept it inside for years."
As her career skyrocketed, her weight swelled because she turned to snack food for comfort. Jackson who stands 5 feet, 4 inches tall, 180 pounds in weight was at her heaviest.
For your info, Jackson isn't the only celebrity to let her weight-loss known in public, singerwho is a spokeswoman for Jenny Craig, and , Weight Watchers went through a dramatic makeover.
Source: ABCNews/Odd News