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Melissa Alcantara, aka Fitgurlmel, is a Dominican-American fitness professional who works as a personal trainer for Kim Kardashian and has become a prominent figure within the Kardashian media empire. She’s made several appearances on Keeping Up with the Kardashians and regularly contributes no-nonsense diet and fitness expertise to Kim’s blog,, and to the KKW app. She has been featured in Women’s Health, Cosmopolitan, Vogue, and many other publications, and was named to Create & Cultivate’s Top 100 list in the Fitness & Wellness category in 2019. She lives in Los Angeles.