Padma Lakshmi has proven time and time again that once you're a model, you're always a model, and a recent lingerie-clad selfie of the Top Chef judge leaves very little to the imagination, confirming that Padma is as photo-ready now as she was when she posed professionally. "Don't hate because I'm in lingerie. Moms do that sometimes," she shared on Instagram, alongside the revealing photo.
Well, that clears everything up.
Check our more fierce photos of Padma, below.