​Sofia Vergara’s fitness regime is simple: ‘No pain, no cake’

Sofia Vergara loves sweets. Her desire for confections is so obsessive that the Modern Family actress has developed a fitness mantra to support her habit: “No pain, no cake.”

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The 40-year-old bombshell shared her motivating chant in a recent interview with Shape, in which she also revealed that she keeps her body trim with help from the Lagree Fitness Method (a high-intensity workout often called "pilates on steroids").

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“Everyone knows that I’ve never been into working out. I was always very happy with what I have,” Sofia added. “Then I hit 40 and I started seeing a softness everywhere on my body.”

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And while cake is definitely high on the Colombian comedian’s list of things she loves, any sweet treat will do.

“I heard about someone in LA who got hypnotized so they wouldn’t eat candy,” remarked the curvaceous star. “I’m seriously looking into that because I’m obsessed.”

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