Fashion mogul Peter Nygard says he has to get out of prison — to maintain his svelte physique and sugar-free diet, according to newly released court papers.
Nygard, 79, has been locked up since his arrest last month in Winnipeg, Canada, on a Manhattan federal indictment charging him with sexually abusing dozens of girls and women.
In a bail application for his release while he awaits extradition to the United States, he provided a summary of his medical history — including before and after photos under the heading “Peter Nygard: Reverse Aging Paradigm.”
In an earlier snap, he’s shown with a potbelly, while in later shots he’s playing volleyball and lifting weights as he shows off his newly toned muscles.
The transformation began 10 years ago when he developed health problems and a doctor put him on a no-sugar diet and an exercise regimen, he wrote.
“I stopped white sugar & white carbs,” the letter states. “Next 3 years