Frankie Essex relaxes by the pool in orange bikini after coffee detox saw her drop five pounds

11-01-2019 00:01

FRANKIE Essex kicked back in the sunshine in a bright orange bikini after claiming to have lost five pounds by drinking coffee.

The 30-year-old reality star, who is on a break in Tenerife, soaked up the sunshine while controversy over her slimming methods raged back home.

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Frankie has been relaxing in Tenerife after losing five pounds[/caption]

The Towie star, whose brother is Joey Essex, was seen adjusting her bikini and relaxing by the pool.

Frankie has been trying to improve her health and fitness after gaining two stone following an injury.

However, some of the methods she’s used to lose weight have been slammed by fans.

The Sun Online told today how some followers had blasted her after she posed with a packet of Skinny Coffee, claiming: “So happy with my 5lbs weight loss with @skinnycoffeeclub detox over.”

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The Towie star adjusted her bikini before having a rest on a sun lounger[/caption]

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She made sure her colour-coordinated towel was perfectly placed[/caption]

“You should be a role model to our young girls instead of promoting this c***.”

Another wrote: “Stop advertising utter rubbish. You should know better these things don’t work.”

A third said: “You don’t need to do this!! Delete the posts, take it down. Save yourself some grace.”

Others claimed that it was Frankie’s sportswear that had changed her shape, with one writing: “Only difference is you’ve worn high waisted leggings.”

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Frankie has been slated by some fans for her weight-loss methods[/caption]

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She came under fire after posing this before-and-after snap


Last month, we revealed that Frankie had gained two stone after suffering a knee injury.

A pal exclusively told The Sun Online: “Frankie had a terrible year of not being able to exercise due to a knee injury.

“She still can’t exercise and is the biggest she has ever been. She’s put on two stone.

“It’s really getting her down but she has the all clear now and is determined to get back into great shape in 2019.”

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