09:38 AM EDT 11/06/2013
Originally posted 06/06/2012 09:00AM
She lost 50 lbs. two years ago, and Sara Rue has stayed committed to her healthy lifestyle – so much so that she's even buddied up with her two dogs.
"My dogs are older so it's really important for me to get out and take a walk with them," she tells PEOPLE. "Otherwise they would lay around all day and not do too much."
The dogs, both rescues, are Biscuit, a Chihuahua-Pomeranian-terrier mix (pictured), and Bucket, a springer spaniel mix, and they help Rue keep her own heart rate up. "It's good for us both to be active," she says.
Originally posted 03/22/2012 02:00PM
Originally posted 03/19/2012 10:20AM
Her belly may be growing fast, but Kristin Cavallari is keeping the rest of her body trim!
The reality star, who is expecting her first child with fiancé Jay Cutler, got some cardio into her Wednesday workout in West Hollywood with a little help from her trusty canine companion, Bardot.
Originally posted 01/16/2012 03:15PM
Those recent photos of Elle Macpherson looking fantastic in a tiny metallic bikini? The 47-year-old supermodel says she hasn't seen them. But she does have some tips for looking great – and it starts with feeling great.
"I hear there's been a lot of pictures of me surfing. I cringe at the thought of them," Macpherson told PEOPLE at Sunday's Golden Globe awards.
"Listen, have fun," she says of her first workout rule. "Do lots of sport. Don't worry about your silhouette, worry about how you feel. That's what I say to myself: 'How do I feel today?' "
Originally posted 05/10/2007 12:00PM
What woman in her right mind actually likes trying on bathing suits? And yet when these six arrived at a downtown Manhattan studio to be photographed for our cover story, they were astonishingly comfortable as they ditched their street clothes and – while cheering each other on – slipped into suits that ranged from skimpy to skimpier. "It really takes a woman who has been big before and lost weight to understand that feeling good in a bathing suit is a wonderful, special thing," says Monica King. "It was a very powerful moment."
Originally posted 01/24/2007 04:40PM
On her hit show America's Next Top Model, Tyra Banks has always stressed the importance of body confidence – but it still hurt when tabloids ran an unflattering photo of her in a bathing suit under headlines that screamed, "America's Next Top Waddle" and "Tyra Porkchop."
Originally posted 10/09/2006 12:15PM
She may be known for her slim physique, but Victoria Beckham thinks she looks "really awful naked."
Originally posted 10/05/2006 04:55PM
Even after losing 42 lbs., dropping five dress sizes and winning the fourth season of VH1's Celebrity Fit Club, Tina Yothers still didn’t realize how much her body had changed – until she tried to toast her victory at one of her favorite L.A. eateries, In-N-Out Burger.
Originally posted 09/21/2006 08:05AM
Model Petra Nemcova knows what it's like to struggle to be a size zero in order to stay on the runway – and says she went on brutal diets and even took laxatives to stay thin.
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