…I found the body shapes I saw on Instagram unrealistic and unachievable for me.’
‘This year when I was dating a man, he asked me for my driver's license, when I gave it to him he told me I looked a lot older than 41-years-old and that was the last straw.’
‘They got a 3D printer to create a titanium plate to fit in my head - I mean, that's some real James Bond shit. I was amazed when they told me that.’
'I realized I don't live in the best neighborhood when I saw this at the liquor store.'
‘I was given a sigmoidoscopy, at the Mater hospital, Belfast, where a camera was inserted into my colon, and they saw that I have…
'It's funny because I started my Instagram as a personal account to help people and to share my training.’
‘I was in a coma for nearly a month and my brother said I looked like Frankenstein, which is quite funny considering I'm Francesca.'
‘I wanted to be a fireman as a child so as soon as I was old enough to volunteer at 16 I did it.'
…and I saw over fifteen doe walk past me, some within 10 yards. I remember shaking the entire time.’
‘I saw what people wanted to see - fitter, thinner, more defined and perfect.’