In Hollyweird, celebs are under intense pressure to look their best at all costs. If you let some of them tell it, starving is a perfectly viable means to achieve that goal. In other cases, some of these ladies ate every chip, cookie, and snack they can get their hands on as a way to deal with depression. Here are 10 celebrities who struggled with eating disorders.
Brandy In 2012, Brandy revealed on VH1's "Behind The Music" she used diet pills, starvation and self-induced vomiting to stay skinny.
Demi Lovato Demi opened up to "Seventeen" magazine about her eating disorder as being a "life-long disease." The "X Factor" judge would overeat then starve herself.
Kerry Washington Kerry struggled with an eating disorder in college where she would go on a binging cycle and then exercise for hours.
Ke$ha Recently, Ke$ha entered rehab for an eating disorder. That's what happens when you drink urine and eat beards.
Rocsi Diaz In a Vibe blog post, Rocsi admitted to starving herself for days to be skinny and still has body image issues today.
Thandie Newton Thandie suffered from bulimia in her 20s as the result of being in numerous abusive relationships.
Paula Abdul The former "American Idol" judge suffered from bulimia in 1994 and checked herself into a clinic for treatment.
Janet Jackson Janet has gone from having a bangin' bawdy to a chubby lumpkins throughout her life. However, after Michael's death she admitted to Robin Roberts to being an emotional eater.