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You Got This: Mum’s incredible new body after 50kg weight loss

Courier Mail 2020-02-13 05:35:00

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When Celeste Rodwell went to her plastic surgery consultation last year she never felt more naked.

“It took a lot of courage for me to attend the examination because I felt really exposed about what I’d been hiding under my clothes,” she told

After losing an incredible 50 kilos, the mother-of-two from Newcastle, NSW, had been left with excess skin that made her “ashamed” to look in the mirror.

But fast-forward to today and Ms Rodwell says she feels like a “new person” after spending $33,000 on plastic surgery to help her achieve her new body.

After struggling for years to lose weight, Ms Rodwell made the decision to undergo “absolutely life-changing” gastric sleeve surgery 16 months ago.

media_cameraCeleste Rodwell had struggled with her weight for years. Picture: Suppliedmedia_camera16 months ago Ms Rodwell (left) made the decision to get gastric sleeve surgery. Picture: Supplied