90 Day Fiance Before the 90 Days‘ Stephanie Matto says she’s confident about her body and slapped back at haters. Since she came on the TLC show, viewers hit her with plenty of backlash – some about her weight, it seems. But Stephanie isn’t ashamed about her body and shared some inspirational words about her struggles with extra pounds.
90 Day Fiance: Annoyed Stephanie Matto Says Weight Has “Fluctuated” This Past Year
According to Stephanie Matto, her numbers on the scale went up and down the last year. “I’d be thick and chunky,” if she was salsa, one half of 90 Day Fiance‘s first same-sex couple said. Then, Stephanie revealed her weight “fluctuated a lot” over the past 12 months. She says some factors affecting her weigh-ins were medication and depression.
On-screen, Stephanie is going through the wringer right now on 90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days. Her relationship with Erika Owens isn’t playing out smoothly for either of them. And, that could contribute to Stephanie’s depression. It’s definitely not a drama-free experience as she pursues love Down Under.
Self-Love Hasn’t Always Come Easy For Stephanie
Stephanie Matto also shared with followers that it’s not always easy learning to love herself. She said she tries to every day, regardless of her body journey. Then, Stephanie called herself “a spicy lil’ habanero.”
Her time on the 90 Day Fiance spinoff has been a rough one so far, and she’s faced a lot of criticism for her actions. So much so that she even took a break from social media. But she isn’t letting that get her down about her body shape.
Recently, Stephanie Matto shared a photo of herself in only a set of lingerie and encouraged 90 Day Fiance fans to love themselves as well. Some fans resonated with her words of inspiration and are sending her a lot of love in return. One fan told Stephanie that thin might be “in,” but “chunky is better.”
90 Day Fiance: Stephanie Says She Loves Food
Although she says some medication and mental health triggered some of her weight fluctuations, Stephanie Matto revealed it’s also about her love of food. Stephanie isn’t afraid to admit that she loves to eat. She joked that it’s “a 10/10 experience” when she puts “food into my mouth hole.” And Stephanie isn’t apologizing for it because she says, “food is f***ing good”.
Before the 90 Days airs Sundays at 8/7c on TLC.
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