'I don't work out': Liz Hurley, 54, reveals bizarre secret to bikini-ready body

A photo of Liz Hurley, 54, wearing a red bikini top and denim shorts.
Liz Hurley, 54, has revealed the bizarre secret behind her bikini-ready body. Photo: Instagram/elizabethhurley1.

Liz Hurley is well known for showcasing her bikini-ready body on social media - and why not? If you’ve got it - as she does - flaunt it.

The 54-year-old actor and swimsuit designer has kept her followers wanting more throughout the northern summer by sharing one sizzling swimsuit snap after another. Her bevvy of bikini pics has left many wondering just what goes on behind the scenes to keep the mum-of-one’s figure in such great shape.

Rather surprisingly, the former model doesn’t spend much time sweating it out at the gym. In fact, The Royals star revealed that she doesn't even go to the gym.

A photo of Liz Hurley, 54, wearing a white bikini while laying on a pink pool inflatable.
That's right folks - this fit and fab figure comes down to gardening. Photo: Instagram/elizabethhurley1.

Liz ‘doesn’t work out’

Instead of lifting heavy weights or pounding the treadmill, Liz puts her fit, strong figure down to a rather unconventional form of exercise.

“I don’t work out, per se, but I’m very active. I do a lot of exercise, but it’s really the gardening,” she revealed to Extra.

“Cutting down a hedge, using my chainsaw to cut down a tree, logging, all of that sort of stuff I do. So, I’m very active,” she added.

Yep, you heard it right: Ms Hurley’s hardcore gardening habits are the secret to her enviable bod. Personal trainers, take note.

A photo of Liz Hurley, 54, topless in a pool.
Liz dared to bare by going sans bikini top over summer. Photo: Instagram/elizabethhurley1.
A photo of Liz Hurley, 54, wearing a red bikini top in the ocean.
Liz made sure to treat her fans on social media to plenty of bikini pics. Photo: Instagram/elizabethhurley1.

When she’s not in the garden or lounging poolside, Liz is a passionate breast cancer awareness advocate and has served as cosmetics brand Estée Lauder Companies' Global Ambassador for the last 20 years.

On Tuesday, the star had the honour of lighting up New York City’s iconic Empire State Building in pink, as she does every October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

The brunette beauty doubled down on the pink hue by sporting a form-fitting fuschia dress.

Additional reporting by Hope Schreiber.

A photo of Elizabeth Hurley wearing a pink dress at the Future Dreams Ladies Lunch 2019 supported by Estee Lauder at The Savoy Hotel on October 7, 2019 in London, England.
Liz goes pink for breast cancer. Photo: Getty Images.

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