Lifestyle Health Jaden Smith Gets Candid About His 10-Lb. Weight Gain After His Family Staged Intervention During the latest episode of Red Table Talk, Jaden Smith opened up about his weight gain journey after the Smith family's 2019 intervention about his health By Olivia Jakiel Olivia Jakiel Instagram Associate Editor, Nights – PEOPLE People Editorial Guidelines Published on December 23, 2021 07:13 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Miikka Skaffari/FilmMagic Jaden Smith is candidly discussing his health issues and struggles with weight. The "Summertime in Paris" artist, 23, appeared on Wednesday's episode of Red Table Talk alongside Jada Pinkett Smith and Adrienne "Gammy" Banfield-Norris to discuss all things gut health, prompting Jaden to reflect on his past lifestyle habits that led his family to stage an intervention in 2019. "I was able to work with the doctors and really get my vitamins and get my supplements and protein shakes," Jaden said. "That's half of my diet. It's like a password that I have to find to my body. I'm like, 10 Lbs. heavier now at this point." Willow Smith Reveals a Cyberstalker Broke Into Her Home in Red Table Talk Clip: 'Crazy Times' Not only has Jaden been maintaining his weight gain, but he's also been working hard in the gym to build up his muscle mass. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. "That was a long way from where I was when I was at Coachella, where I just was like, bones," Jaden said upon seeing shirtless pictures of himself now in comparison to 2019. Watch Will Smith Sing for Wildlife Explorers While Waiting on Wildebeest in Welcome to Earth Clip Erika Goldring/FilmMagic "I thought I was so tight," he continued. "I was like, 'This. I'm swagging on this. Like, I need to take off my shirt right now." In a September 2019 episode of Red Table Talk, Jada said she and her husband stepped in to talk to Jaden about his health after he lost a significant amount of weight. RELATED VIDEO: Pinkett Smith and Willow Smith Reveal They Both Considered Surgically-Enhancing Their Derrières "Will and I had a bit of an intervention with Jaden because he's a vegan now, but we realized he wasn't getting enough protein," said Jada, 50. "So he was wasting away. He just looked drained, he was just depleted, he wasn't getting the nutrients." Added Will, 53: "He had the dark circles under his eyes, there was even a little grayness to his skin. We got really nervous, but you are definitely looking better now."