The 22-year-old actress was spotted out for lunch in LA yesterday looking a little curvier than usual in her casual attire.
The High School Musical star was required to put on weight for her latest film role - and it seems she may be struggling to shed it.
Keeping it casual: Vanessa Hudgens looked curvier than usual as she went for lunch in LA
Wearing a pair of navy blue cut-off lounge trousers with a grey vest, Vanessa hugged a female friend goodbye and failed to hide her fuller figure.
Sunny girls: The actress and her female friend carried containers of what looked like salad and wore sunglasses
Feeling fuller: As Vanessa gave her friend a hug goodbye her curvier figure was clear for everyone to seeThe star wore flip flops as she clutched a plastic container that was filled with salad and kept her aviator sunglasses firmly in place.
The actress-turned-singer was obviously enjoying having a lazy day off as she wore her hair up in a messy bun and had no make-up on.
Another big change in appearance for the star was her hairstyle.
Suited and booted: Vanessa later changed into jeans and tasselled boots as she headed to the airport in LA
It... will... fit: Vanessa's mother helped load all her luggage into the waiting car
When speaking about her character in the film, Vanessa said: 'I'm so excited and proud of the work I've been doing and let me tell you, you all are going to be SHOCKED with how I look in this movie.
And even though filming has finished and she no longer has to put on weight, the star obviously still has food on her mind as she took to her Twitter account on Tuesday asking her followers to finish this sentence: 'My favorite ice cream topping is...'
Time to say goodbye: Vanessa smiled as she bid farewell to her mother and a friend in a cute red dressPerhaps Vanessa enjoyed the process of eating what she wants and has decided to ditch the strict diet for good.