Love Island star Zara McDermott took to her Instagram Story on Tuesday to share a heartfelt mirror selfie of her swollen belly after drinking a soft drink.
The former Love Island star, 24, cut a relaxed figure in a gray cropped top and matching leggings with her blonde locks in a high ponytail for the photo, who is also seen here holding a water bottle.
Writing an honest caption, Zara wrote on the mirror selfie: “Me after 1 Diet Coke.”
The Made In Chelsea star also spoke candidly about how contracting Covid “hit her really hard” in June and left her “really nuts.”
Explaining that she caught coronavirus at a time when she did not have a kitchen to prepare food during the period of isolation, Zara said she and her boyfriend Sam Thompson had used services take-out meals during the ten-day period.
Zara revealed that she has been trying harder to walk since, adding, “I ended up gaining a bit of body fat and also losing muscle which was so frustrating because I was working so hard and doing so. was in the best shape of my life before. ”
She said in the story post, “I struggled in the gym because my recovery is not as fast as it used to be.
“I find myself kind of breathless and also my muscles are constantly sore !!”
Zara recently made headlines after admitting she walked into the Love Island villa in search of a deal with PrettyLittleThing.
While talking to his partner Sam Thompson about Brad McClelland’s recent departure, Sam was angry that Lucinda had not fought to leave the villa in Brad’s place after he offered to go.
After Faye Winter grew angry with Lucinda’s intention in the villa, Sam asked Zara, “Why did Faye do everything for her?”
Zara said: “I would like to know the answer to that. I was there for a PLT deal!
Sam replied, “They’re all here for a PLT deal!” “
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