Tell and Sell Stories were keen to work with Shelley who had struggled with her weight since childhood. Over the years, the pounds piled on until she was a colossal size 26. But when she had gastric surgery to lose the weight, she was left with piles of saggy skin - something she detestes. We shared her story on MailOnline and in That's Life magazine. Shelley says: ‘I was in complete denial about my size and weight. I had no mirrors in my house apart from a small make-up mirror in the bathroom. I couldn’t bear the sight of myself.' Being fat made every day a struggle for Shelley. Just washing herself became an ordeal because she would get wedged in the bath. She dreaded flying because she ne
Victoria was at work when she found a bald patch on her head. She tried not to worry at first but when the patch spread and she lost even more hair, she made a trip to a dermatologist who diagnosed her with alopecia areata. We shared her story in Take a Break magazine to help raise awareness of the condition. We shared her story in Take a Break magazine to help raise awareness of the condition.