On the June 8 broadcast of KBS 2TV
's 'Talents for Sale
' which aired live via 'V,
' the SISTAR
members talked about losing drastic amounts of weight to upkeep their idol image.
Soyu admitted, "I've lost 8 kg (~17.64 lbs) in one month before. Before 'How Dare You' promotions, I weighed 56 kg (~123.45 lbs). My height is 168 cm (~5'6"). Though it's probably not a heavy weight normally, among celebrities, that's considered heavy. So I thought that I should lose some weight and slimmed down to 48 kg (~105.82 lbs)."
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Dasom chimed in, "I've also gone from 56 kg (~123.45 lbs) to 44 kg (~97 lbs) before," while Hyorin joked, "Right now I'm getting bigger. I should stop getting bigger now...."