Media mogul Simon Cowell has denied having a "gastric band fitted" after losing 9kg, and he revealed the real secret behind his weight loss.
The "America' Got Talent" boss shocked viewers as he showed off his slimmer frame earlier this month, and now he has opened up about the real secret behind his weight loss.
He told Best Magazine: "People have said: 'Oh, he's had a gastric band fitted' - but I haven't. If I had, I would admit to it. This diet is all about what you put into your body."
Instead, the 59-year-old star listened to expert advice from a doctor in Los Angeles who sought to change Simon's "appalling" diet.
He explained: "I met this doctor in LA and he told me my diet was appalling and I had to cut out fatty foods and certain drinks.