According to several reports, 70% of women and 39% of men in South Africa are overweight and we have the highest obesity rate in sub-Saharan Africa.
It seems Mzansi is waking up and starting to see the importance of living a healthy lifestyle. Our local celebs are leading in most inspiring body transformation although one can wonder if they do it only for healthy reasons of the unrealistic pressures that come with showbiz.
These celebs went from drab to fab, some were even speculated to be sick because of weight loss and some were said to be suffering from stress but they all say it’s about being healthy. Other celebs even documented their weight loss journeys on social media. Check out some of the celebs who had dramatic weight losses below: