Kim Kardashian Reveals She Gained 18 Pounds Due To ‘Eating’ But Has ‘Major Plans’ To Slim Down

Kim Kardashian got real about her weight on her Instagram story, admitting she wants to get into better shape before she turns 40.

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Kim Kardashian may have just turned 39, but she’s got the big 4-0 on the mind. The reality star revealed she’s gained 18 pounds in the last year but has a plan to get back into shape before her milestone birthday! “OK, so we’re doing a night workout before my dinner, which I never do with this one, but I figured we have to get into it at some point,” Kim explained on her Instagram story as she hit the gym with her trainer Melissa Alcantara. “And yeah, I mean, sometimes we all off and sometimes you really gotta get it together and this is one of my fallen off times where I am, I think, 18 pounds up from what I was about a year ago, a year and a half ago.”

While Kim has been looking sexier than ever lately — flaunting her body in numerous Halloween costumes and rocking a super slinky black skirt at an Ulta appearance — she admitted that she’s ready to shed some pounds. “To feel good, I just want to get like a really good goal weight and so that means working out at all costs,” she continued. The mom-of-four revealed that she gained the extra weight due to eating, which is something almost everyone can related to! “It’s my eating. I work out but it’s like my eating. But [my trainer] Melissa and I have a major goal for by the time I’m 40.” Given Kim’s hectic lifestyle balancing family, work, and tons of travel, it’s totally understandable that eating healthy 24/7 isn’t easy — but we guess this means she’ll be skipping the Christmas dessert table?

Kim also confirmed she weighed 119 pounds prior to her 18 pounds weight gain, leading her family — including mom Kris Jenner — to have concerns that perhaps she slimmed down a little too much. At the time, she dropped 20 pounds to get to that number by working out six days a week for an entire year. Now, that’s dedication!

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Regardless of how she feels about her weight, the KUWTK star looked absolutely incredible in a barely-there bikini top in her Legally Blonde inspired Halloween video that showed off her toned arms and tummy on Oct. 31. She’s often credited shape wear — including her own line Skims — for her perfect figure, but either way, we think she looks amazing!

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