My Big Fat Fabulous Life star Buddy Bell is celebrating his three years sober. He recently shared an Instagram picture thanking his best friends with a ‘before and now’ tag. Apparently, Buddy Bell has shed a lot of weight in the past three years and is looking slimmer now. Although Buddy’s past experiences have been of drug abuse, he now leads a happy and healthy life.
My Big Fat Fabulous Life: Buddy Bell Shares A Throwback Picture On Instagram
Buddy Bell shared a throwback picture on Instagram to celebrate an important milestone. This followed a dark history of drug addiction and an assault arrest. He captioned the post: “3 years sober my dudes! Buddy wrote that he believed that there is no life without drugs and alcohol. However, his recovery from his ordeal has changed his perceptions. He profusely thanked his best friends in the world who helped him to hold his head up high!
Buddy’s Struggle With Drug Abuse
Buddy has had a difficult past. He was charged with multiple accusations in 2014, including assaulting a government official and second-degree trespassing. After that, he found himself drinking a lot. It was only when he decided to seek help that people got to know about his condition. Whitney’s best friend moved to a rehab facility and sought help. He completed his treatment and, since then, had stayed sober.
Buddy Looks Great After Shedding The Extra Flab
In addition to his sobriety, Buddy has also managed to lose some weight. The TLC star shed some significant number of pounds and looks different now. Although none has spoken about this change in him, the fan can clearly notice it. It seems that he has lost some 40-50 odd pounds. And no doubt, he looks fantastic!
My Big Fat Fabulous Life: Buddy Is No More Single!
Alongside many new developments, Buddy Bell also revealed his new girlfriend recently. Her new girl, Brittany Sherman, is from Charlotte. Some fans were a tad bit disappointed to see that Whitney and Buddy are not in a relationship. However, others were happy to note this recent change in Buddy’s relationship status. They congratulated him. No comments have come from Whitney about her best friend’s new lady love. We are yet to see if she approves of Brit Sherman.