Scheana Shay blamed Tom Sandoval‘s cheating scandal for her recent weight loss during the Vanderpump Rules season 11 premiere. Scheana, 38, told co-star Lala Kent that she’s not on Ozempic, the Type 2 diabetes drug that makes folks shed weight, and that the actual cause for the change to her physique is due to Tom, 40, and Rachel Leviss‘ affair.
“You know how many people have asked me if I’m on Ozempic lately?” Scheana stated throughout the episode. “No, it’s called Scandoval.”
Scheana has been open about how the bombshell scandal that ended Tom and Ariana Madix‘s 9-year relationship affected her. Scheana was with Rachel, 29, and shoved her when she realized of the affair in March 2023. In flip, Rachel filed a restraining order in opposition to Scheana, placing an finish to their friendship. Scheana additionally had a falling out with Tom as a result of he cheated on Ariana, 38.
In August, Scheana defined on her Scheananigans podcast that she misplaced weight due to the drama over the scandal. “Ever since I had [my 2-year-old daughter Summer], I tried not to weigh myself all the time because I didn’t want to get fixated on the number,” she stated. “And then the last two months of my life have just been insane, there’s been a lot going on that has affected my appetite and working out habits recently. So I lost more weight.”
The different day I pulled the size out of the closet as a result of I don’t preserve it t on show anymore as a result of I don’t ever wish to get again into that place,” the Bravo star continued. “I stepped on it and I was like, ‘It is time to up the food and up the weights. I don’t want to be in the 1-0s.’ I don’t think that is a healthy weight for me. It shows what stress and anxiety does for your body.”
Scheana additionally denied being on Ozempic on her podcast and defined that she has no plans to ever take the drug. “I wouldn’t do it. It is not for me,” she stated. “I’ve different mates who — I don’t wish to identify names — who’ve made some jokes about it like, ‘Well, after my next baby I will just get on Ozempic.’ And I’m like, ‘I don’t assume that’s what it’s there for?’ “