In response to Kim Kardashian and Kylie Jenner showing off their physical transformations, Jameela Jamil is celebrating one of hers: a 10-pound weight gain.
On Saturday, the British star – who has criticized society’s pressure to look a certain way – took to Instagram to share images of her new curves. Jamil’s post comes just days after Kardashian, 41, admitted losing 16 pounds in just three weeks so she could fit into Marilyn Monroe’s famous dress for the Met Gala on Monday, a weight loss plan. weight labeled as “dangerous” by dietitians and body image. defenders. Despite the criticism, Kardashian donned another vintage Monroe dress later that week.
Meanwhile, over the weekend, half-sister Jenner posted a snap of herself in a bikini, days after speaking candidly about trying to lose the 60 pounds she gained during her second pregnancy. The 24-year-old recently told her fans that she “lost 40 pounds” since having a son in February, that she was “trying to be healthy and patient” and that she was trying to get back to her pre-baby weight.
Jamil, 36, referenced the two sisters in his Instagram post
“I hear Kim and Kylie continue to publicly brag about their rapid weight loss,” said the Good place wrote the actress. “Well for the balance, I brag about gaining 10 pounds. And I love it. Thank you for the delicious food that gave me those delicious boobs and thighs.”
The accompanying video shows Jamil rocking her body to Madonna’s “Vogue.”
“Big up for the food we’re so lucky to have access to,” she continued in the post’s caption. “If you want to change your body… Don’t do rapid weight loss or gain for aesthetics. It’s BAD for your health. Your organs will thank you if you take your time. Patience is a virtue.
“I have put on weight over the past two years,” added Jamil. “Pizzas were eaten. Jeans and bigger bras were bought. Life went on.”
the She-Hulk The star and activist hasn’t been shy about calling out the Kardashians and other celebrities to advertise detox teas and other weight-loss products. And she’s not the only star to speak out about Kardashian’s controversial Met Gala prep. Riverdale Actress Lili Reinhart called the fast slimming “so f***ed”, later defending her criticism in a tweet explaining why she calls it “toxic behavior in our industry”.
Married at first sight alum Jamie Otis also addressed Kardashian in an Instagram post reflecting on his own past experiences with calorie counting.
“Have you ever tortured yourself to fit into a dress? asked the reality TV star. “I used to do it constantly.”
“Hearing Kim Kardashian say she only ate tomatoes to fit into Marilyn Monroe’s dress reminded me of the days when I counted calories and burned everything I ate,” Otis continued.
“Actually, I love Kim and no matter what you think of her, no one can deny the drive and tenacity of a woman. But honestly, it makes me sad that someone so influential is almost bragging something so unhealthy and unrealistic for most of us…there are so many little girls who look up to her and want to be like her.”
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