- Melissa Ricks took to social media to post a "Reality vs. Expectation" photo about her body
- On Instagram, the actress donned a black swimsuit during her stay in Puerto Galera
- In her viral post, Melissa earned praises for keeping it real about gaining weight
- She then emphasized that what one feels, as well as their "peace," should matter the most
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Melissa Ricks, 31, recently earned praises from the online community for keeping it real with her viral online post on Instagram about gaining weight.
On Saturday, November 27, KAMI learned that the former actress posted a "Reality vs. Expectation" photo of herself on social media.
The said photo was taken during her much-needed break time at the Tropicana Castle Resort Hotel in Puerto Galera.
In the first photo, Melissa posted a photo of herself smiling brightly as she posed candidly for the camera.
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Meanwhile, in the second photo, Melissa flaunted her body, posing elegantly in the picture which was taken at a different angle.
According to the celebrity mom, back in the day, she was made to believe that gaining weight was supposed to be bad.
Eventually, she discovered that it no longer matters. Emphasizing that what one feels is what should matter the most.
"Reality vs Expectation. I was made to believe gaining weight was bad. What I discovered is that doesn’t really matter. How you feel, your peace, and your happiness is what really matters. We all change over time, thats okay, thats great actually! Just make sure you're content and happy. We are too blessed to be streesed! Enjoy the weekend guys!"
At the end of her post, netizens laughed hard when Melissa added a disclaimer as well, "P.S. Di ako buntis, chubby lang po."
Read her full post below:
Melissa Marie Ricks is a Filipina actress who first rose to fame after becoming the runner-up to the reality talent search under ABS-CBN, Star Circle Quest. The actress was also engaged to her boyfriend, Michael Macatangay, after he proposed to her in Batangas. The couple has finally tied the knot recently.
As reported earlier by KAMI, Melissa Ricks has recently tied the knot with her non-showbiz boyfriend, Michael Macatangay. The actress and her husband held an intimate wedding party in California. After sharing their photos, taken from Nice Print Photography, one netizen asked why her daughter was not around.
Meanwhile, Melissa Ricks has stunned a lot of netizens after she flaunted her slimmer body on social media. The actress recently took to Instagram to post a photo of her while wearing fitted top and pants. She likewise shared another post that shows a compilation video of her donning different outfits.