He stunned fans when he lost five stones earlier this year following his stint in rehab for cocaine addiction and alcohol abuse.
And James Argent lost two more stones in just two weeks as he recently went on a juice diet after getting locked out of take out.
The former TOWIE star, 32, who weighed 18 pounds at his heaviest, said he was encouraged to embark on a healthier lifestyle again after being “shocked” by photos of him in vacation in Spain last month.
Weight loss: James Argent lost two stones in just two weeks as he recently went on a juice diet after indulging in locked out take out (L this month, R in July)
Arg revealed he transformed his eating habits when he attended Jason Vale’s retirement in Portugal after randomly bumping into the health and fitness guru, 51.
The TV star told The Sun Sunday: “I ran into Jason by accident and he called my bluff when I said I would book. So the next day, I bought my flights and flew to his station in Portugal. All I drank for a fortnight was fruit juice.
“I feel amazing and I am determined to lose even more weight. Saw pictures of myself on the beach after the lockdown ended and came to Spain. I was shocked at my appearance. Now I never want to feel like this again.
‘I’m determined’: The former TOWIE star, 32, was encouraged to resume a healthier lifestyle after being ‘shocked’ by images of himself on vacation in Spain last month (pictured)
‘I feel amazing’: TV star transformed his eating habits when he attended Jason Vale’s Portugal retreat (pictured) after randomly bumping into health and fitness guru, 51
Big changes: The reality TV star stunned fans when he lost five stones earlier this year after being in rehab for cocaine addiction and alcohol abuse (L in May, R in 2018)
“It was the best thing I have ever done. I struggled with my weight for years, but it really changed my outlook. I am still free from drinks and drugs, which is a huge achievement. And making sure that I lose weight and be healthier is an ongoing goal.
The media personality had previously insisted that the secret to her epic five stone weight loss was low calorie curry.
James suffered two near-fatal overdoses last year at his home, his then girlfriend Gemma Collins calling emergency services after her family feared he was dead.
The Essex native has turned his life around and is continuing his recovery after flying to Thailand earlier this year to go to rehab for his drug and alcohol addiction.
Things for James haven’t been so promising in the romance department as he broke up with his partner Gemma, 39, last month after revealing a series of abusive messages, which were allegedly sent to him by him before. their separation.
It is understood that the Jump star made derogatory comments about his weight after suggesting he bought another dinner for women.
The self-proclaimed diva decided to steer clear of social media, saying she was “devastated” and “heartbroken” by the exchange.
However, after returning to the UK from her own Tenerife getaway, Gemma apologized to her former friend for posting the messages.
Bitter end: Things for James haven’t been so promising in the romance department as he broke up with partner Gemma Collins, 39, last month (pictured in 2018)
The GC have since reportedly found love with millionaire businessman Nadir Gul and are “happy and smiling again” with his support, the Sun said on Saturday.
A source claimed the owner of the clothing store was keen to settle down with the ‘right man’ despite her love of her independent lifestyle, and it was claimed that she thought ‘it was fate’ for being reunited with Nadir.
The blonde and her supposed new boyfriend have known each other for years during their time in Essex, and the GC has often found themselves eating at their restaurants.
MailOnline has reached out to representatives for Gemma for comment at the time of publication.
‘She’s smiling again’: the GC have since found love with millionaire businessman Nadir Gul (right photo with Kem Cetinay)