19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower

When life gives you lemons, making a lemonade may not be as easy as it sounds. When you’re on a weight-loss journey, for example, every ounce of determination is essential. And so it goes if you’re trying to overcome any sort of illness and get back into your old glowing self. Some people have mastered the art of not giving up and overcoming all obstacles.

we shines a light on self-improvement stories from all around. Get ready to be inspired!

1. “During her battle with cancer and after she beat it”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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2. “Getting your heart broken really does wonders.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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3. “I used to think my shoulders were really muscular but clearly my perception was a bit warped.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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4. “In 2 year he’s lost 90 lbs and I’ve lost 135 lbs. We wanted to be healthy so we could grow old gracefully together.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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5. “I just found the apron I wore on Cake Wars, in 2016. I’m now well over a hundred pounds lighter than I was then.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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6. “Fit into a size 8 this morning, down from a 22W.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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7. “I did successfully lose 52 pounds, but my biggest accomplishment was learning to love my body.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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8. “A 230 lb loss in almost 2 years.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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9. “Christmas morning 2018 vs Today. Seeing that photo on the left was one of my major motivations to change my lifestyle.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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10. “Officially lost more than I now weigh.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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11. “After a troubled few years, now I’m engaged and a counselor to the homeless.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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12. “Found a ring from before I started my weight loss. It used to be too small for me. I can’t stop smiling.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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13. “My brother needed a liver transplant and was told he had 6 months to live. Today he’s the healthiest he’s ever been.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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14. “Last year I lost 80 pounds.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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15. “I’m no longer obese.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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16. “I was depressed but last year I finally found the courage to change.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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17. “It’s weird how you perceive yourself. I remember thinking I looked skinny in the first picture when I took it.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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18. “I lost 100 lbs.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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19. “Lost 200 pounds in a year after walking 5 km every day.”19 People Who Went From Puff to Buff and We Can’t Help But Admire Their Willpower
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What’s been your biggest personal achievement so far? What are some of your new year’s resolutions? Treat us like a friend in the comment section, and let’s hear your success stories and see your best photos!