Jonathan Ross' daughter Honey has denounced "insanely toxic" diets as she revealed that her parents once suggested that she diet in response to her struggles with her weight as a teenager.
During the chat, Honey also added that, although they meant well, her parents' response to her struggles was to advise her to go on a diet.
"I have parents who were raised in the same society as all of us – they are products of the same society," Honey said.
"So they saw me, a teenage girl at the time, suffering miserably, coming home from school being like, 'I hate my body, I hate myself', which is not an uncommon conversation people are having with their kids."
She continued: "They tried to give me solutions to a problem that I had brought to them, which was me wanting to lose weight, so they presented me with diets.
"Diets, as we know, do not work and are insanely toxic.
"I think my advice to parents now is: keep that as far away from your kids as possible. If you want your children to have a good relationship with food and their bodies growing up, do not shame them."
Honey, whose mother is Kingsman writer Jane Goldman, also spoke about the difficulties of growing up in the public eye, saying that she feels she was targeted by people with "a lot of anger online" who wrote unpleasant comments about her.
"People had a lot more access to me than you normally would to a 13-year-old," she said.
"I felt very much from a young age that I didn't have control over my image. Photos were being taken of me without my permission and I very much felt like I didn't have a place to carve out my own identity."
However, Honey also said that she "turned things around" at the age of 18 and turned to social media as a way of expressing herself and to "show people who I really am".
"It was a huge way for me to figure out myself better, and be like, 'Actually, I really enjoy celebrating my body'. And it helped other people, and that meant the world to me," she said.
Digital Spy has reached out to Jonathan Ross' reps for comment.
Presenter and The Masked Singer UK judge Jonathan recently landed a new series on ITV called Jonathan Ross' Comedy Club, which will see him offer up-and-coming comedians the chance to perform a set to the nation to make themselves known.
Loose Women airs weekdays at 12.30pm on ITV.
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