I was having alcohol and pasta all the time! Gwyneth Paltrow's Covid weight battle

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Gwyneth Paltrow and the new diet she says helped her lose five kilos. (PHOTO: Instagram/Gwyneth Paltrow)
Gwyneth Paltrow and the new diet she says helped her lose five kilos. (PHOTO: Instagram/Gwyneth Paltrow)

Silky hair, long slim limbs, washboard stomach, perfect pores, serene smile – all this and then some belong to the goddess of wellness, Gwyneth Paltrow.

Even those who love her have to sometimes agree she’s annoyingly perfect and ridiculously successful, having made a fortune peddling products as outlandish as candles that smell like her down-there bits and necklaces that double as sex toys.

So it’s safe to say there was a certain amount of schadenfreude when she made the recent announcement that she’d put on weight in lockdown – and now that she’s in her late 40s, she struggled to lose it too.

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