The 33-year-old Lizzie McGuire star shared the news without any fanfare in an Instagram Stories post.
The actress wrote that she was on her second day of quarantining, though details about her exposure were limited.
Taking precautions: Hilary Duff, 33, revealed Saturday that she had been exposed to COVID-19 and was on her second day of quarantining
Hilary’s single Instagram Stories photo showed her looking glum in a gray hoodie with her long blond locks streaming down in gentle waves.
‘Exposed to covid. Quarantine day 2,’ she wrote, adding ‘Fml.’
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend anyone who has been in close contact with someone who tests positive for COVID-19 should quarantine themselves for 14 days.
It defines close contact as being within six feet of an infected individual for a total of 15 minutes in a day.
Hilary’s photo didn’t specify where or how she was exposed, and whether or not it happened at work.
Later on Saturday, Hilary shared another photo of herself holding the new essay collection No One Asked For This, written by Cazzie David, the daughter of Seinfeld co-creator Larry David.
‘Just me and Cazzie. Cazzie and I,’ she wrote.
Reading material: Later on Saturday, Hilary posted a photo of herself with the essay collection No One Asked For This by Cazzie David, the daughter of Seinfeld co-creator Larry David
Out of commission: Hilary didn’t say how she was exposed, but the CDC recommends people in contact with an infected person for more than 15 minutes should quarantine for 14 days; shown November 17
On the job: Hilary was last seen in NYC this week as she filmed scenes from her TV Land series Younger with the show’s lead, Sutton Foster; shown November 17
Hilary was last seen in public earlier this week as she filmed scenes from her TV Land series Younger.
She was on set in Manhattan’s East Village on Tuesday and Wednesday to film scenes with her costar Sutton Foster.
Hilary plays a major supporting character, Kelsey Peters, a young editor at a book publisher in New York City.
She and and Sutton’s character Liza Miller become friends after Liza lies about her age to get a job at the youth-obsessed press.
Professional: Hilary plays a major supporting character, Kelsey Peters, a young editor at a book publisher in New York City
On Tuesday, the actresses filmed a scene in which Kelsey led Liza to think she had a bug in her hair, causing the Bunheads star to dance around in a panic and fan out her hair to try to get it out.
Hilary looked chic in a long white coat with a gray–green sack dress with lacy collar decorations and knee-high beige boots.
On Wednesday, she arrived at set in her costume, but with extra protection against the cold, including a stylish green and blue plaid overcoat and more rugged brown boots that reached just above her ankles.
Bicoastal: Though she’s usually based in LA, Hilary has temporarily moved to New York City while filming Younger with her husband Matthew Koma, 33, and their children
Together again: She also brought along her son Luca, eight, and daughter Banks, two; Banks shown on Halloween
Though she’s usually based in LA, Hilary has temporarily moved to New York City while filming Younger.
Joining her are her husband Matthew Koma, 33, as well as her son Luca, eight, and daughter Banks, two.
The couple first started dating in 2017, but they got to know each other two years earlier when he co-wrote and produced parts of her 2015 album Breathe In. Breathe Out.
She shares Luca with her ex-husband Mike Comrie, a former professional hockey player.
Late last month, Hilary and Matthew shared the happy news that she was expecting her third child shortly after the arrived in NYC.
Baby on board: Hilary announced she was expecting her third child and her second with her husband Matthew in a short video post to Instagram late last month