Sheryl Underwood is ringing in her 59th birthday by revealing how far she has come in her mental wellness journey. The Price Is Right at Night host talked about her weight loss journey in a Friday episode of the show The Talk.
On the occasion of her birthday, the comedian disclosed that she attained one of her goals in her transformation journey. She stated that she shed those extra kilos that she felt were needed to wear a dress and heels on the show. Continue reading further to know more about the weight loss journey of Sheryl Underwood.
Sheryl Underwood showed off her 95-pound weight loss on ‘The Talk’ in a figure-hugging purple dress
During a Friday appearance on The Talk, the host spilled the beans on her weight loss journey. She even admitted that she hit one of her goals which was to lose weight which she thought was enough for donning a dress on the show.
In an interview with People magazine, the Got the Hook-Up star discussed her weight loss journey in detail. She told the media outlet how’s she feeling after losing 95 pounds. She said, “I’ve worked really, really hard.”
How did Sheryl Underwood lose 95 pounds?
Despite working with a dietician and a personal trainer, Underwood didn’t see any great results. Then, the doctors advised her to make a few significant lifestyle changes.
Sheryl also began Wegovy. For those of you who are unaware, let us tell you, it is an injection she started taking weekly to help minimize her appetite and jump-start her weight loss program.
The Daytime Emmy Award winner who is currently in the twelfth season of the talk show said, “I knew I was gaining weight. I could see it, and I knew that something was happening with my health … And for the years that I’ve been here, you can go back through all of the footage, you’ve never seen me cross my legs.”
Sheryl talked about one emotional moment in her weight loss journey as well. It was to cross her legs in a dress, a simple act that she’s seen her good friends and co-hosts Natalie Morales and Amanda Kloots do. She further added, “It felt amazing. Natalie, Amanda, and I, we’re sisters in this, and I just wanted to do what I see them doing. So now we call it ‘the Natalie’.”
Sheryl Underwood wore a purple dress for her latest appearance on ‘The Talk’
To mark the big milestone, the 59-year-old comedian opted for a purple dress and a pair of red heels. She went through nearly 10 dresses before finding a look with “that Dorothy effect.”
Sheryl said, “I wanted a dress that really showed the work that I’ve put in this and to show the audience and the world, ‘You can do it too.’ Pick a dress, pick a suit, that is your goal, and work toward that goal.”
Underwood went on to say, “If I’ve worked hard on my body, I want to walk into church and all them saints fanning like, ‘Oh, she look good.’ I want to walk into my office, ‘Oh my gosh, she look good.’ I want to walk into the club or the restaurant and everybody’s head turn and that’s what I want. That’s how I feel, because when you look good, you feel good.”
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