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Christine McGuinness hits back at fan concerns she’s lost ‘too much weight’

Christine McGuinness has insisted she’s ‘not attempting to shed pounds’ amid fan concerns that she seems too skinny in current photographs.

The Real Housewives of Cheshire star, 34, who has battled with anorexia previously and revealed she suffered with confidence points for years had proven off photos of herself having fun with an evening out for the opening of Italian restaurant Lucarelli at London’s Harvey Nichols division retailer on Wednesday.

However, as hoards of followers wrote personal messages to the star to specific their concern over her weight reduction, Christine assured them she’s ‘wholesome and completely happy’ amid what’s been a ‘tough few months’ following her break up from Paddy McGuinness.

Having her say: Christine McGuinness has insisted she’s ‘not attempting to shed pounds’ amid fan concerns that she seems too skinny in current photographs

Alongside a screengrab of the quite a few feedback she obtained, she penned: ‘Just a small quantity of the messages I obtained yesterday. 

‘It’s no secret these previous few months have been tough however please relaxation assured I’m wholesome and completely happy. I’m not attempting to shed pounds, I do not need to shed pounds.’

She concluded: ‘I’m attempting my greatest.’

Issues: Christine assured fans she's 'healthy and happy' amid what's been a 'difficult few months' following her split from Paddy McGuinness  (pictured together in 2021)

Issues: Christine assured followers she’s ‘wholesome and completely happy’ amid what’s been a ‘tough few months’ following her break up from Paddy McGuinness  (pictured collectively in 2021)

Among the anxious messages she had,  one wrote: ‘Lost too much weight.’

Another added: ‘You look nice however dropping slightly too much weight.’

An extra involved follower mentioned: ‘Too skinny Christine please take care of your self my pretty.’

And a fourth added: ‘You do look pretty however please do not lose anymore weight. Be proud of the best way you’re.’

Glam: The Real Housewives of Cheshire star, 34, had shown off pictures of herself enjoying a night out for the opening of Italian restaurant Lucarelli at London's Harvey Nichols department store on Wednesday

Glam: The Real Housewives of Cheshire star, 34, had proven off photos of herself having fun with an evening out for the opening of Italian restaurant Lucarelli at London’s Harvey Nichols division retailer on Wednesday

Speaking out: 'It's no secret these last few months have been difficult but please rest assured I am healthy and happy. I'm not trying to lose weight, I don't want to lose weight'

Speaking out: ‘It’s no secret these previous few months have been tough however please relaxation assured I’m wholesome and completely happy. I’m not attempting to shed pounds, I do not need to shed pounds’

Christine break up together with her husband Top Gear presenter Paddy in July after eleven years of marriage.

In a joint assertion at the time, Christine and Paddy mentioned they aimed to be the ‘greatest mother and father they may very well be’.

The couple share twins Penelope, and Leo, eight, and Felicity, six, all of whom have been recognized with autism – they usually insist their upbringing stays a high precedence. 

Christine has mentioned previously that she was informed to shed pounds as a mannequin when she was a measurement six and had anorexia for years.

Over: Christine split with her husband Top Gear presenter Paddy in July after eleven years of marriage

Over: Christine break up together with her husband Top Gear presenter Paddy in July after eleven years of marriage

Back in February, Christine spoke out after regarding particulars about her excessive weight-reduction plan through the peak of her 10-year consuming dysfunction emerged.

Comments made by the mannequin revealed that she used to outlive on simply 300 energy per week throughout her anorexia, whereas dwelling as a dancer in Paris. 

Speaking completely to MailOnline, the mum of three, who was recognized with autism final year, has urged others to not copy her harmful behaviours and has admitted her autism nonetheless to at the present time ‘performs an enormous half’ in her consuming habits.

The TV persona has beforehand mentioned she knew she was anorexic at the age of eight and was recognized aged 14. She started her recovery when she met now-husband Paddy aged 19 and began to contemplate having kids. 

Troubled: Christine has said in the past that she was told to lose weight as a model when she was a size six and had anorexia for years (pictured on Wednesday)

Troubled: Christine has mentioned previously that she was informed to shed pounds as a mannequin when she was a measurement six and had anorexia for years (pictured on Wednesday)

In her late teenagers Christine labored as a dancer and mannequin in Paris, dwelling in a hostel with different ladies after transferring from her Merseyside house in a bid to launch her career.

She has mentioned that in this time she ate only a 90 calorie Cup-A-Soup each different day, equal to lower than 300 energy per week – dangerously beneath the two,000 advisable for ladies per day.

Anorexia: ‘The secretive sickness’ 

Beat’s Director of External Affairs, Tom Quinn has defined to MailOnline in regards to the psychological impacts of consuming issues:

‘Eating issues are very secretive sicknesses, and sadly Christine’s story demonstrates how simple it’s for signs to worsen if left unchecked,’ Qunn famous.

‘People with consuming issues don’t at all times realise they’re unwell, and will view their behaviour as completely regular, making it harder for them to hunt remedy.

‘We would urge anybody who might recognise the identical sample in themselves or a liked one to go to their GP at the very earliest alternative. 

‘Eating issues are critical, however it’s potential to make a full recovery and getting specialist assist provides the easiest probability of this.’

 

The mannequin defined of her time in Paris: ‘The solely factor that obtained barely uncontrolled was my consuming dysfunction. No one was keeping track of me, so I barely ate.

‘I used to be dancing and burning plenty of energy, and I by no means took a dinner break. It was simple for me to get away with not consuming, as a result of nobody was watching me.

‘I’d have a Cup-a-Soup, which was 90 energy, each different day and that was it. Nothing else, bar a great deal of water.

Speaking to MailOnline the mannequin has urged ‘do not copy me,’ explaining she ‘a hundred percent doesn’t suggest this to anybody and I definitely would not do that now.’

She added that she was younger and consumed by her job as a dancer so would typically ‘overlook to eat.’ 

Christine lived in Paris in her late teenagers and made a dwelling dancing at nightclubs. It was throughout a weekend journey house to Liverpool aged 21 for a modelling job that she met husband Paddy, then 34 and 15 years her senior.

Christine has beforehand credited her now ex-husband with serving to her recovery, explaining: ‘Patrick would give me meals in little dribs and drabs, so I did not even discover. It was in such a delicate means. Instead of confronting me with a piled-up plate, he’d say, ‘Oh, do this’.  

The actuality star shares three kids with the star. She has mentioned it was her need to be a mum that fuelled her need to beat her anorexia. 

‘When I went to see a health care provider the rationale I wasn’t ovulating or having my intervals was all the way down to having an consuming dysfunction. 

‘That made me get higher however it took 4 years for every little thing to manage,’ she mentioned. 

Tough time: Back in February, Christine spoke out after concerning details about her extreme diet during the height of her 10-year eating disorder emerged

Tough time: Back in February, Christine spoke out after regarding particulars about her excessive weight-reduction plan through the peak of her 10-year consuming dysfunction emerged

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