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She’s growing up so fast! Alana “Honey Boo Boo” ThompsonThe 26, took to Instagram on August 5 to show off pictures of his senior as he prepares to enter his final year of high school. The carousel of photos (seen here) shows a smiling Alana in a traditional black graduation drape in a preview of the stunning professional snapshot and behind her in the process of taking her photo. In two other photos, Alana is seen smiling as she represents her high school in a black long-sleeved shirt that reads “Senior” and paired it with a white “WCHS” pleated tennis skirt has gone. “senior year!!” Alana enthusiastically captioned the beautiful pictures.
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Senior years aren’t the only big event coming up in Alana’s life. In July, she revealed that she is preparing to undergo weight loss surgery in the hopes of dropping 125 pounds to meet her goal weight of 150 pounds. The surgery will take place shortly after Alana’s August 28 birthday, the day she turns 17. Alana has the exact procedure to receive a suture sculpted endoscopic sleeve, which is a “non-surgical outpatient procedure” that reduces the ability to shrink the abdomen by 70 to 80 percent without physically cutting it .
Alana Thompson has grown up in the public eye since she was a kid on ‘Toddlers and Tiaras’ (Photo: Kristin Callahan/ACE Pictures/sh)
Alana’s mother June “Mama June” Shannon, 42, with whom she has a very strained relationship, said she found out about her daughter’s surgery with the public and was not entirely happy with her decision. “I’m supportive if this is something Alana wants to get into, but I’d say she needs to wait until she’s 18,” Mama June: Road to Redemption The star, who had earlier undergone weight loss surgery herself, revealed TMZ on 27th July.
Alana herself has spoken out about her hesitation regarding the surgery, but ultimately decides it is the best decision for her. “I just want to make sure it’s really something I want to do before I just go and do it,” she said. entertainment tonight about his thought process, “I want to make sure it’s not something that’s, like, going to kill me. And I just want to make sure it’s something I really want to do before I go and do it. “
The TLC reality star then explained why the surgery is in her best interest. “I know for a fact that I can go to the gym and I know I can diet and I know I can do that to lose weight,” she admitted. “I tried. I would say I tried, but one thing with me is that I have no motivation. I just have no motivation to go to the gym every day. I have no motivation to eat healthy because Like, I’ll eat what I like.”
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Beginning senior year and supporting her through surgery is Alana’s boyfriend of 20 years, Dreilin Carswell, A person close to Alana EXCLUSIVELY revealed hollywoodlife That Drelin is also having surgery and will support Alana on her new journey. “They’re both losing weight by making changes to their eating habits and exercise and they think it will help them lose more weight and keep it off,” he said.