She was once famous as a yo-yo dieter, but talk-show queen Ricki Lake learned the best way to get in shape is to get active…

What she lost: 25 pounds, and five inches off her waist

How she did it: Ricki has nicknamed her weight loss solution the Derek Hough diet because she danced off the wait while partnered with Cheryl Cole’s ex Derek in Dancing With The Stars

Ricki says: ‘I may have lost the show but I got a tiny waist!’


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