One of the major reasons for losing weight is for a healthier life and actress, Joselyn Dumas is not going to gamble on that.
Tired of struggling with her body image, Joselyn decided to take action. In an interview with Schick Magazine Joselyn says, she’s at a better place now.
Why she decided to lose weight
I wanted to enjoy my life and enjoy it being healthy. I felt healthier after losing weight, and I loved it. I was in tune with my body and learnt to be disciplined. My lifestyle and eating habits changed. My health! Your life is meant to be lived, loved and enjoyed, and we most certainly owe that to ourselves.
On the challenges of being overweight
I struggled with my confidence and body image, as people would stare which affected my self-esteem for a moment. I would see my love handles hanging out of my favourite pair of jeans, and I didn’t like it.
I had to take ten selfies for that one perfect shot because my double chin was being a nuisance. I couldn’t control my racing heart beat and short breaths after taking only a few steps. Those for me are some of the challenges I faced that made me re-evaluate my life choices.
Read full interview on Schick Magazine