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Slimming tea and waist trainer won’t give you a snatched body – Actress Yvonne Nelson tells women


Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson has dished out an advice to women and it bordered on use of waist trainer and slimming tea.

The actress in her tweet stated that slimming tea and waist trainer won’t give anyone a snatched body.

According to Yvonne Nelson, women should stop allowing companies and influencers fool them as a snatched body can come from a doctor, one’s mum or the gym.

Yvonne Nelson was born on November 12, 1985). She’s an actress, model, film producer and entrepreneur. She has starred in several movies. 

Yvonne Nelson was born in Accra,Ghana. She is a descent of the Fante and Ga people. 

She started her education at St. Martin De Porres School in Accra and later went to Aggrey Memorial Senior High School.

Yvonne Nelson had her tertiary education at Zenith University College and Central University where she did a degree course in Human Resource Management.


She graduated from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA)  with a Masters Degree in International Relations and Diplomacy in 2020.

Nelson, a former Miss Ghana contestant, bust onto the movie scene with big-screen roles in Princess Tyra and Playboy.

She delved into movie production in 2011. Her first production was the movie The Price, which was released that year.

She also produced Single and Married in 2012 and House of Gold in 2013. The latter won Best Picture at the Ghana Movie Awards and Best Ghanaian Movie at the 2013 City People Entertainment Awards.

On October 29, 2017, Nelson gave birth to her daughter Ryn Roberts with her ex-boyfriend, Jamie Roberts.

The actress remained silent about rumors of her pregnancy until she announced the birth of her daughter through a WOW Magazine Cover.

The actress founded the Yvonne Nelson Glaucoma Foundation in 2010 to help create awareness about the disease.

With support from other Ghanaian celebrities, she recorded an all-star charity single and shot a video to help educate people. She also shot a video to help educate people about glaucoma.

As a result of her philanthropic activities, she was honored by GoWoman Magazine and Printex for her foundation and film career.


Yvonne Nelson was also awarded a special award at the “MTN Heroes of Change” in recognition of her charity work in fighting glaucoma.


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