Men don`t prefer skinny girls, says Padma Lakshmi

ANI| Updated: Oct 23, 2013, 15:58 PM IST

Washington: Padma Lakshmi has revealed that men preferred her when she was heavier.

Lakshmi told Fitness magazine that she went from a size 4 to a size 14 when she was pregnant, and as per her experience men don`t want girls who are skinny, ABC News reported.

The 43-year-old TV host said that men paid her more attention when she was a size 14.

Lakshmi had earlier said that she used to gain 15 pounds with every season of `Top Chef`.