Nollywood actress, Olaide Adeyiga has explained the benefits of her weight loss. She also added that her self confidence depends on her eloquence and good looks. Previously, she used to be a size 16. Although some of her friends saw nothing wrong with it, she wasn’t comfortable with her size. The Nollywood actress made other revelations as she spoke with The Punch.
Furthermore, Olaide Adeyiga noted that having a good shape has opened more doors for her. When she was fat, Nollywood producers usually gave her roles befitting for a mother. Usually, she could be given a role to act as the mother of a 17 year old. However, things have changed for her as she is now size 10.
In addition, she made mention of not wanting to go under the knife because she wanted to lose weight. Firstly, her reason was that her mother would not like it. Secondly, she cannot go through pain. Hence, she went for supplements that aided her in achieving the present shape she has. She recalled the moments her friends called her Fat Albert. But they have stopped.
Adeyiga also recalled her early days in the industry. She took every role she was given initially because she wanted to be versatile. Also, she admitted that some persons would want unnecessary loyalty from her because they gave her roles to act. It wasn’t easy for her when she started out in the industry. Nevertheless, she will strive to build herself and be better. She concluded.