"I'm half-Italian," she assured Allure (via Us Weekly), whose December cover she graces. "I can eat some bitches under the table!" Whoa. Watch out, Snooki. Lea's coming after your chicken parm — soy chicken parm, that is. Yes, Lea admits that she maintains her weight by eating vegan and cutting out a lot of her traditional pasta-based family faves. As for her initial weight loss? Apparently Lea got jaw surgery that summer and was forced to stay on some kind of liquid diet. Oookay.
But, in all seriousness, Lea eats. She promises. "People get confused," she says of her strict no animal product policy. "[They assume] I just eat grass."