Losing weight can often feel like an uphill battle, especially if you are being told to run up a hill by a your trainer, but the rewards can be life-changing. Harsh seasons, busy schedules, and everyday stress can all be used as excuses to put off taking the first steps towards shedding those extra pounds. Last year 45% of Americans were recorded in a survey stating that their 2018 New Year’s resolution was to lose weight. Bored Panda recognizes how hard it can be to stick with these goals, so we like to share your success stories. Here are some more motivational before-and-after weight loss photos to show you that anything is possible. In the words of Nelson Mandela, “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” Don’t forget to upvote your favorite transformations!
#4 I’ve Lost A Lot Of Weight, A Lot Of Sadness, And A Little Facial Hair. I’ve Gained A Whole New Appreciation For Life. Remember To Always Love Yourself
#10 90 Lbs Lost In 1 Year. Last Year At This Time I Was The Heaviest And Most Unhealthy I’ve Ever Been. This Year I Walked In My City’s Fashion Week
#11 To Some People This Might Look Like Two Different Girls But I’m Still The Same Girl In The First Picture As I Am In The Second Picture
#14 Father-Of-Three Realizes He Can’t Keep Up With His Children, Transforms His Body Beyond Recognition In 6 Months. From Size 42 In Jeans To A 33
#20 Lost 223 Pounds. Was Fooling Around And Taking Pictures And Was Shocked By How Good I Look. I Feel So Proud Of This Picture!
#22 Since My Wedding, I’m A Further 14st 9 Lb Lighter And I Can Now Look Back On The Photos And Love Them Because I Know I Don’t Look Like That Anymore
#33 I Promised Myself If I Lost Weight I’d Get A Nice Suit. 65 Lbs Later And I’m Suited Up Just In Time For My Brother’s Wedding
#41 Today I Reached My Goal Weight! Over The Last 7 Years, I’ve Literally Lost A Whole Person. I Had Bariatric Surgery 10/5/2010, And Have Lost A Total 207 Pounds. Now I Can Run, Do Crossfit, And Am Actually Living Life!
#46 Day One Of My Journey Vs. My Fitness Anniversary 4 Years Later And Two Year Mark Of Maintaining My 100 Pound Loss
#48 Spent Most Of My Twenties Depressed And Drunk. Looking Forward To Spending My Thirties Happier And Healthier!
#54 Hiking The 11 Mile Kalalau Trail Took Me 2 Days, Three Days Of Rest, And 2 More Days Coming Back. This Was When I Realized I Needed Change. 135 Lbs Down And Goal Reached