Following in Beatrice's footsteps Princess Eugenie shows off new slender figure as she celebrates 22nd birthday
11:58 GMT, 23 March 2012
Her older sister Princess Beatrice has drawn attention over the last couple of years for her increasingly svelte frame.
And not it appears that Princess Eugenie has taken a leaf out of her sibling's book.
She looked slender last night as she left Hakkasan restaurant in Mayfair after a meal to celebrate her 22nd birthday.
Looking trim! Princess Eugenie appeared to have lost some weight as she stepped out to celebrate her 22nd birthday at London's Hakkasan restaurant last night
Wearing a fitted blue dress, cropped leather jacket and ankle boots, Eugenie's slim frame was on full display.
Her legs looked toned in black tights, while the dress showcased Eugenie's flat stomach.
The royal appears to have lost at least a few lbs by comparison to her appearance last year.
Perhaps she has followed in the footsteps of her sister, who was also seen looking slimmer out and about in London last week.
What's her secret The royal appears to have lost at least a few lbs by comparison to her appearance last year
Princess Beatrice credits a fitness regime based on exercise, lots of water and plenty of fruit and vegetables, with keeping the weight off.
The Royal lost two stone before the London Marathon in 2010, and has maintained a slimmer figure since.
Beatrice and Eugenie are both reportedly keen to become involved in the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
Visible difference: The princess was curvier in September last year
The Duke is keen for daughters Beatrice and Eugenie to take on more Royal duties.
‘Beatrice would like to play her part in marking her grandmother’s milestone,’ says a source.
‘She has a lot to offer the Royal Family, but there is a feeling the attention is being focused on William, Harry and Kate as far as the young Royals are concerned.’
Eating light: Princess Beatrice, pictured in Mayfair last week, says she owes her figure to eating lots of fruit and vegetables and drinking lots of water
A Buckingham Palace spokesman said:
‘In terms of the involvement of Beatrice and Eugenie in other Diamond
Jubilee-related events, they will be announced in due course.’
Eugenie has revealed how in awe she is of her 'Granny' the Queen when she walks into a room.
21-year-old made the touching revelations in an insightful BBC
mini-series featuring various members of the royal family in discussion
with broadcaster Andrew Marr.
Taking notes Perhaps Eugenie has been following her sister's example
Prince Andrew's younger daughter, who is sixth in line to the throne, said: 'Whenever Granny walks into a room, everyone stands up, stops and kind of just watches her.'
She added: 'And I find that incredible. I kind of go ah.'