February 24, 2024

Ugly rumors and a collection of grim confirmations this yr have made Ozempic a scorching subject amongst Actual Housewives and followers.

The life-saving diabetes drug has confronted shortages in the USA and overseas — as a result of sure wealthy individuals are utilizing it for weight reduction.

Some Housewives have admitted to it. Others have denied it. Earlier this summer time, followers alleged that Erika was utilizing the controversial drug.

Erika says that she hasn’t. She has misplaced weight — however guarantees that she will clarify.

When folks noticed Erika Jayne out and about earlier this yr, they observed her weight reduction.

“Ozempic,” many individuals speculated. If that had been the case, she wouldn’t be the primary on the franchise.

However hey, no less than folks weren’t nonetheless calling her a “prison” due to her ex’s scandal. Progress! Perhaps.

Erika Jayne smirks right here whereas wanting into the digital camera for a photograph she shared to Instagram. (Instagram)

This week, she appeared on Watch What Occurs Reside! as a visitor, chatting with host Andy Cohen and addressing the query.

Andy famous that she appears like a “whisper of herself,” which is a really diplomatic method of claiming that.

“Sure, I did come down in weight,” Erika confirmed.

Erika Jayne remembers a troubling incident on the Reunion whereas Lisa Rinna sits by her facet. (Bravo)

“And,” Erika then defined, “I did it hormonally.”

“Not Ozempic-ally?” Andy requested.

Blunt, however she needed to know that the query would come up.

Erika Jayne wore this shimmering emerald inexperienced prime for a distant interview in September of 2022. (Bravo)

“I used to be going by means of menopause,” Erika then revealed.

“So I took all of it down,” she shared.

Weight reduction throughout menopause will not be particularly widespread, as decreased estrogen ranges influence issues like physique mass. Nevertheless it does occur.

“I went to the physician and I mentioned get it off me,” Erika went on.

We’re not totally certain what which means.

It feels like Erika is saying that she underwent another type of weight reduction — although she attributes this to hormones.

Erika Jayne Resents Being Badmouthed
The Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills star Erika Jayne brazenly resented being badmouthed by castmates final season. (Bravo)

If Erika feels like she’s being imprecise on objective, it could be very deliberate. Out of concern for viewers.

“We’ve got this dialog in Beverly Hills and now we have a forged member with an consuming dysfunction,” Erika famous.

She is referring in fact to Crystal Kung Minkoff, who has struggled with bulimia.

Crystal Kung Minkoff appears completely beautiful for the confessional digital camera. (Bravo)

Erika emphasised that she needed to make sure that her dialogue of weight reduction “didn’t set off any” viewers.

She signifies that actually, utilizing the time period accurately. Not in that obnoxious “make you mad” form of method. That’s not what set off means.

The time period, which might apply to issues like PTSD and OCD, on this case refers to consuming problems. It’s a dysfunction, and for some folks, that signifies that dialogue of weight and weight reduction can set off extraordinarily unhealthy behaviors.

Erika Jayne Cares About Erika Jayne
Erika Jayne centered quite a bit upon her personal (admittedly disagreeable) circumstances, nevertheless it was not an excellent look to RHOBH viewers on the time. (Bravo)

Sadly, a variety of the dialogue of Housewives and Ozempic finally ends up selling it.

Once more, utilizing a diabetes drug on this method has brought about documented shortages. Additionally a bunch of rodents that took it in testing bought most cancers.

We are able to perceive why Andy doesn’t deal with WWHL as a platform on which to simply roast the Housewives for irresponsible decisions. That’s our job. As accountable residents, we imply.