GREAT NEWS FOR PARENTS of young people suffering with low self esteem. An emotionally heart-wrenching story about how a teenage girl transformed her body and life to go on and live her dream.
People find it hard to believe that only a few short years ago, I was overweight and extremely miserable. I decided that I could not live 1 more day feeling this way! I changed my life and became slim and healthy. You can do it too!
I could hardly believe it myself after just 4 months on the program, not only had all the excess fat I had been carrying around completely disappeared, my body was entirely transformed and soon I was noticed and picked up by a modelling agency!
Now 3 and a half years later, I’m still slim, healthy and travelling the world as a High Fashion Model gaining International fame and living my dreams!
My name is Brittaney Johnston and right now I am now living a life I could barely have dreamed of, as an International Model. It wasn’t some lucky break that got me here in fact it took me overcoming some rather large obstacles, the main one being “ME”.
You see I didn’t exactly start out as the pretty girl next door. In fact where I started out was quite the opposite, as a very unhappy teenager who was overweight and was teased and harassed constantly, I didn’t believe that I was good enough for people to like me and be my friend, because I couldn’t see very much to like, when I looked in the mirror.
When I was around 14 years old I made up my mind that I had to do something to change the way I felt about myself. I had hit rock bottom in so many ways, going shopping for clothes was something I dreaded, having to go to school and put up with cruel remarks like “whale” and “you could sink a ship” and having virtually no friends I didn’t want to leave the house anymore, and constantly found myself in tears at home about how I looked. I just felt absolutely disgusting.
Even going to family gatherings was embarrassing, as I often heard family members voicing their concern about my ballooning weight. They would say things like “haven’t you eaten enough Britt?” and they would say things to my mother like, “ Perhaps…