Padma Lakshmi arrives at the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards. (AP)
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.