The struggle is real, and it doesn’t just get instantly easy just because you’re a celebrity. We all struggle with resisting all the most tasty, but also most fatty foods on offer.

Sometimes we let things get out of hand, and before we know it, we’ve ballooned in size and can’t fit into any of our old clothes.

Imagine the disappointment at not being able to fit in all the designer freebies previously handed out, back in our ‘slimmer’ days. That reality is very true for celebrities who piled on the pounds, but these 15 famous faces also managed to shed the extra weight too!

Kim Kardashian

On Dec. 5, 2015, Kim Kardashian gave birth to the sweet little boy that is her son Saint West. By mid May she was down to 130lbs, lower than her pre-pregnancy weight.

Austin ‘Chumlee’ Russell

This reality TV star is known as Chumlee, who portrays an overweight, goofy employee. He weighed 320 pounds back in 2009…

But after seeking help from his girlfriend, he hit the gym, cut out junk food and managed to lose 75 pounds.

Aretha Franklin

In an appearance on the Wendy Williams show, the music legend Aretha Franklin revealed that she has shed a remarkable 85 pounds after deciding that she was “entirely too fat.”

Wendy Williams

Williams gradually began to uncover her new slimmer figure over a period of years. She lost upto 50lbs. Stating “I don’t love food as much as I used to,” Williams — who avoids refined sugars, dairy, and eating after dark — added. “I’ve picked up on other great habits like juicing.”