KARA Nicole confessed that she has received motivation from a male idol to lose weight.
Nicole was on SBS Strong Heart aired on 23rd March when she said, “He is a male idol whom I can converse coolly with.”
She added, “That friend looked at me and said ‘When will you lost weight?’ and Nicole replied ‘You don’t have to worry. Since we do video call, you can only see the face.” rousing much curiosity amongst the guest speak on Strong Heart as to who this male idol is.
Go under the cut to find out which male idol Nicole is referring to.
And after being asked by the guest appearance, Nicole gave a hint to who the male idol is. MC Kang HoDong asked, “Is the guy tall? Or short?”. Nicole answered ‘키 (which means ‘height’ in Korean but is also the name of SHINee Key’.
With this incident, it was revealed that Nicole is close friend to SHINee Key.
Meanwhile, on the show, Nicole revealed an episode during her dieting which had caused much laugther amongst the guest appearances.
According to an article on MaxMovie:
Nicole, “When we were preparing for our new album, we underwent diet. And of the members Kang JiYoung and I underwent intense dieting.”
She added, “I didn’t even drink water because my stomach showed when we were promoting ‘Mister’. To prepare for this album, I really worked hard at dieting. And we went Japan for our promotions. And I worried about eating a lot in Japan.”
It was then revealed that they received a call at the airport before they went for Japan that there is a bag supicious of containing a bomb. Nicole, “After they checked through, there was a lump in the bag. And it was Kang JiYoung’s bag. She has brought 2 1.5kg dumbbells along.”
Nicole and Key are real close friends, and I’m so envious of that!