She’s rising up so quick! Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson, 26, took to Instagram on Aug. 5 to indicate off her senior portraits as she prepares to enter her remaining 12 months of highschool. The carousel of photographs (seen here) reveals a smiling Alana in a standard black commencement drape in previews of the beautiful skilled snapshots and in a behind-the-scenes photograph of her within the means of getting her image taken. Two different photos present Alana smiling broad as she represents her highschool in a black lengthy sleeve shirt that claims “SENIOR” on it paired with a white “WCHS” pleated tennis skirt. “senior 12 months!!” Alana enthusiastically captioned the attractive photos.
Senior 12 months will not be the one huge occasion developing in Alana’s life. In July, she revealed she’s preparing to undergo weight loss surgery in hope of shedding 125 kilos to fulfill her aim weight of 150 kilos. The surgical procedure will happen shortly after Alana’s Aug. 28 birthday, on which she’s going to flip 17. The precise process Alana is ready to get is a suture sculpt endoscopic sleeve, which is a “non-surgical outpatient process” that reduces the capability of the abdomen by 70 to 80 % with out having to bodily minimize the abdomen smaller.
Alana’s mom June “Mama June” Shannon, 42, who she has a really strained relationship with, stated she came upon about her daughter’s surgical procedure with the general public and was not completely happy about her decision. “I’m supportive if that is one thing Alana desires to get, however I’d say she wants to attend till she’s 18 years outdated,” the Mama June: Road To Redemption star, who has beforehand had weight loss surgery herself, advised TMZ on July 27.
Alana herself has spoken about her personal hesitation regarding the surgery, however finally determined it’s the very best resolution for her. “I simply wanna guarantee that that is really one thing I wanna do earlier than I simply go and do it,” she advised Leisure Tonight about her thought course of. “I wanna guarantee that it’s, like, not one thing that’s, like, gonna kill me. And I simply wanna ensure that it’s one thing I really wanna do earlier than I’m going and do it.”
The TLC actuality star then defined why the surgical procedure is in her finest curiosity. “I do know for a truth I may get within the health club and I do know for a truth I may food plan and I do know for a truth I can do that to lose my weight,” she admitted. “I’ve tried. I’ll say I’ve tried, however the one factor with me is I’ve no motivation. I’ve no motivation to only hold going to the health club day by day. I’ve no motivation to maintain maintaining a healthy diet as a result of, like, I’m gonna eat what I believe is sweet.”
Supporting her via the beginning of senior 12 months and the surgical procedure is Alana’s 20-year-old boyfriend, Dralin Carswell. An individual near Alana EXCLUSIVELY revealed to HollywoodLife that Dralin can be getting the surgical procedure and can assist Alana alongside her new journey. “They’ve each been dropping pounds via altering their consuming habits and train they usually really feel this can assist them lose extra weight and hold it off,” they stated.