"Growing up, I could eat anything, but the minute I hit 22, I stopped dancing and kept eating whatever I wanted, and I gained weight," Hough admits. "Then I started reading [critical] comments in blogs. That freaks you out and you get caught up in it."
Fortunately, Hough was able to shake off the criticism. "If I deprive myself, I end up binge eating. I didn't want to do that," she says. "Now if I want something, I'll have it and I won't feel guilty. Then the next day I won't crave it."