Ricki Lake is currently experiencing the “best” times of her life.
On Monday, the ex-talk show presenter posted a selfie of herself to Instagram in which she revealed not just her emotions but also her
Lake, 54, is seen naked and smiling in the photo as she sits in an outdoor tub surrounded by tall redwood trees.
“Hands down, these days are the best of my life,” she wrote.
“54 1/2 years old (young!) Grateful for all that had to happen for me to get to here. A place of complete self-acceptance and self love. ♥️,” she continued.
Lake began her journey to self-love in 2019, but she didn’t make it public until 2022.
She shared an unseen video of herself shaving her head in December 2022.
This year’s footage, 2019. She acknowledged her 30-year struggle with androgenetic alopecia, the cause of her hair loss, in the video’s description.
“I have never shared this raw video footage before but felt like I wanted to now, for those of you who have followed my story and have been invested in it,” Lake wrote in the caption. “Some of you know my struggle all too well personally and I want you to know, I truly feel you.”