RHOC’s Shannon Beador Tells Us Exactly How She Lost Those 40 Lbs Celebrities’ Weight Loss and Transformations: Before and After Pictures The Real Housewives of Orange County star stopped by the Us studios on Monday, August 5, to reveal her slim down methods to Us ’ Brody Brown — and it all started with a changed attitude and perspective. “I always would start to lose the weight, and then I would gain it right back,” she shares. “So I realized I have to stop playing around and make the commitment and lose the weight.” Shannon Beador interviews with Us Weekly. “I just woke up one day saying ‘Enough, enough excuses. This is your life and I want to be as healthy as I can,’” says the 55-year-old reality star.