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Megan Fox's Fitness Trainee Defends Her Against Skinny Figure Criticism

March 9, 2011 (2:43 am) GMT
The defense came from Fox's trainer Harley Pasternak after she was criticized over her thin figure in recent lingerie advertisement for Emporio Armani.

Actress 's fitness trainer has defended the star over criticisms of her thin appearance in recent underwear ads for Emporio Armani, revealing she is frustrated by her inability to gain weight. The "" beauty came under scrutiny after stripping down to her lingerie for the fashion house's latest campaign, in images which show the star's extremely skinny frame and protruding ribcage.

However, Fox's trainer Harley Pasternak - who also works with and - insists the star's thin figure is down to genetics and not drastic dieting. He tells Hollywoodlife.com, "Do I worry about Megan getting too skinny? Yeah! Believe it or not she has this really fast metabolism. So her training is all about body toning and sculpting. With her its really about she's eating enough of the right things. People thought, 'Oh she must be anorexic' but she's far from that!"

He adds, "She gets frustrated at times because she's like 'I need to put on weight.' So she actually weight-trains to keep on that lean muscle tissue."

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