Mel C’s body image is­sues

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English singer Mel C (left), who was the artist best known as Sporty Spice, says she has body image is­sues and it was fit­ness that helped her re­cover when she was a part of pop group Spice Girls. Mel C, whose real name is Melanie Chisholm, opened up about her self-con­scious­ness at the age of 20 and how she re­cov­ered, in a chat­show, re­ports dai­ly­mail. co.uk.

The 42-year-old said, “I joined the Spice Girls when I was 20 and it was an in­sane time. I started to be­come self con­scious of my body image. I de­vel­oped an eat­ing dis­or­der. I was be­ing pho­tographed con­stantly, and I was in de­nial for a long time but I wanted to get bet­ter. I had talk­ing ther­a­pies and holis­tic ther­a­pies, like acupunc­ture.”

On the work front, she has come out with her new sin­gle Ver­sion of me.

I joined the Spice Girls, it was an in­sane time. I de­vel­oped an eat­ing dis­or­der. I be­came con­scious of my body image. MEL C, SINGER

PHOTO: STU­ART C. WILSON/GETTY IMAGES

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